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:
- contraceptive injections;
- intrauterine device (IUD);
- intrauterine system (IUS);
- the contraceptive pill.
Contraception is free through the health service.
Find out more about contraceptive services in your area at:
More help and advice: FPA helpline service 0345 122 8687, 9am-5pm Monday to Friday (except bank holidays).