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There are many methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy. Different methods will suit different people. Contraceptive methods allow you to choose when and whether you want to have a baby. Condoms are the only method of contraception that help protect against both pregnancy and STIs.

Methods of contraception include:

You can obtain free advice and contraception from your GP, a sexual healthcare clinic, and a young person’s service such as Common Youth.

Contraception is free through the health service.

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