Provides confidential nurse advice and health information. The service can also help you find a local genito-urinary medicine (GUM) clinic, where you can get checked for STIs.
Helpline: 08457 4647 (24 hours a day, seven days a week)
Formerly known as The Family Planning Association, fpa provides comprehensive information on sex education and contraception.
Helpline: 0845 310 1334 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm)
Terrence Higgins Trust
Practical support, help, counselling and advice for anyone with, or concerned about, AIDS and HIV infection.
Helpline: 0845 1221 200 (Monday to Friday, 10am to 10pm, and 12pm to 6pm on weekends)
Sex Education Forum
Sex education materials and information for children and young people.
National AIDS Trust
Free and confidential advice on all aspects of HIV and Aids.
Information and guidance about sexual health issues is also available at the BBC Lifestyles website:
If you want to take action on problems that affect you and your community, then you can find a selection of guides at the BBC iCan website.
UK Police Service
Provides links to all official police forces across the country and related organisations.
The organisation works for you, your family and your community to stop crime. You can call anonymously with information.
Helpline: 0800 555 111