As part of a wider Teen Mother Pathway, the Sexual Health
Team offer pregnant young women aged 19 and under living in the
Durham County Council local authority area, contraception and
sexual health support through an antenatal Contraception Plan.
Pregnant young women are referred by their midwife at booking and
are offered up to 3 visits at different stages in their
The Contraception Plan consists
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community