Important Notice: Stockport Choices/Central Youth clinic CLOSED due to staff training Wednesday 19th December 2018 - 12.30 - 14.30. From Monday 3rd December 2018, Cheetham Hill will be BOOKED APPOINTMENTS ONLY on Thursday afternoons and evenings. Please refer to the 'Our Clinics' page for opening times or call 0161 202 8795 for advice/ bookings for Thursday sessions. All other sessions remain walk in. Clinic closures: Tuesday 18th December - all sites city wide are closed between 8am and 12pm. Hathersage, Forum, Cheetham and Withington will commence the afternoon walk in from 1pm. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience caused. Please see our Notice Board for Christmas Opening Times for 2018. We are not running evening sessions, city wide, on Monday 24th December 2018 or Monday 31st December 2018. Thank you.
The contraception pill is over 99% effective if taken according to instructions. There are 2 types of pills available:
- Combined pill- this contains 2 hormones- oestrogen and progestogen-it is taken every day for 3 weeks and then a break for 7 days. For more information about the combined pill please visit: http://www.fpa.org.uk/contraception-help/combined-pill
- Progestogen only pill- contains only one hormone- progestogen, taken at the same time every day without a break. For more information about the progestogen only pill please click: http://www.fpa.org.uk/contraception-help/progestogen-only-pill-pop