Welcome to the new Family Connect website

Family Connect is a free, confidential service providing, impartial advice, information, guidance and support on a full range of children's services available across the borough including childcare, activities, school admissions and finance.

Family Connect aims to ensure that families are getting the right help at the right time.

Sexual health

Talking to young people about sex and relationships

Are you ready for sex?

Respect Yourself Sexual Health Guide (suitable for ages 14+) - everything young people need to know about sex, contraception and staying safe in Telford and Wrekin.

NHS Choices provide advice and support on all issues of sexual health:

Things you should know about sex

Methods of contraception

Talking about sex

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)

Sexual health advice 

Parenting support and advice

The parenting support section provides advice, support, tips and all aspects of parenting:

Get in touch

Getting the right help at the right time - contact Family Connect now!

Online enquiry form

Family Lives

  • Telephone: 0808 8002222

Relationship Information Sexually Questions (RISQ)

  • Telephone: 01952 200070

School Nursing Service

  • Telephone: 01952 621340

Sexual Health Line

  • Telephone: 0300 1237123


Order a free STI test today

SH:24 can provide a free and confidential STI test delivered straight to your home. They test for Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Syphilis and HIV. Order your home kit today.

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