Young Adults

Young Adults

Did you know…

We have on the day appointments reserved for under-18s (or 18 year olds who are in full-time education) from 12-12:30 Monday to Friday. You don’t need to book, you can just turn up.

Or, you can book an appointment separately online or by calling.

You can order prescriptions and book appointments online. If you do not have access to this service then please inquire at reception for log-in details. (This service can not be set up over the phone)

Already registered – please use the link below:

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You may want to bring a parent along with you, or you can come by yourself. Anything you tell the doctor is confidential unless we deem you to be at risk of serious harm.


Things we can help you with:

Mental Health

Feeling stressed or anxious or just generally low? Come and talk to us. Approximately 1 in 10 young adults are affected by mental health issues.


Sexual Health

Sexual Health is important. We offer free STI screening and pregnancy testing. Alternatively, see the new R u clear campaign for free and confidential Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea postal testing service for people aged 16 to 24 years.

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RUclear is run by the NHS, the tests are of a high quality and are FREE.
If you would like further information on how to receive a testing kit please click here where you can request a kit to be sent to your home.

Young Carers

Are you a young carer? Do you have to look after a family member? Let us know, as there are things we can do to help.  Click the below links to find out more information on the help and support which is available to you.

Signpost for Young Carers

Action for Children

Barnados.org

Carers.org

Young Carers Rights – NHS Choices


University

Are you going to university? Here is some useful advice and information to help you prepare.

Download our university leaflet.


Meningitis ACWY Vaccination

If you are 18 – 19 or 18 – 25 and are going to university for the first time, you are eligible for the Meningitis ACWY vaccination. Please contact the surgery to book an appointment or click the link for more information.

Men ACWY – NHS Choices

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