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Access To The Contraceptive Pill For Young People

The final evaluation report of the Oral Contraception in Community Pharmacy Pilot in Southwark and Lambeth has been released and it’s caused quite a stir in the national headlines in the last week. The pilot ran between October 2009 and June 2011, with five pharmacies providing a total of 741 consultations to women aged 16 […]

The Art of the Possible: A celebration of creativity in wellbeing and recovery

People in and around Wakefield are being invited to ‘Creative Minds meets SpectrumPeople: The Art of the Possible’ event, a celebration of creative arts and meaningful activity projects in the District that support wellbeing and recovery. The event, organised by Spectrum Community Health and South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (SWYFT), and part of […]

‘Pillow Talk’ advice event to mark Sexual Health Week and World Contraception Day

As part of Sexual Health Week and World Contraception Day, Spectrum Community Health, in partnership with NHS Wakefield District, will be at Xscape on Sunday 23rd September to give visitors advice and information about healthy physical relationships. Visitors are welcome to speak, confidentially, to health professionals at Spectrum’s mobile health unit, outside the main entrance […]