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Sexual health

There are services across the Southern district to support your sexual and reproductive health.

For advice, your first starting point is New Zealand Family Planning. This website offers information about everything to do with your oranga taihema, your sexual and reproductive health - from contraception, to STIs, the body, relationships, pregnancy, abortion, diverse sexual and gender identities, and more.

Sexual harm

A specialist sexual assault medical service can make sure you are okay after you have experienced any type of sexual violence (past or present) and help deal with any concerns you may have about your health.  The Safe to Talk helpline can be accessed free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by phone, text, website, online chat and email on: