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01 May 2019... This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing a medical termination, including a consultation with a doctor, medications you will take and where these steps take place.
01 Jan 2019... An introductory video explaining the different contraception methods, how they work and where to access them.
01 Jun 2022... This translated fact sheet explains the available options for using a worry free contraception that suits an individual as their best protection against unplanned pregnancy. It gives brief descriptions of the options and how effective each type is.
This factsheet lists the different types of contraceptions and where you can get it.
01 Dec 2018... This video tells a client's story of overcoming barriers to accessing reproductive and sexual health care when visiting Family Planning NSW for contraception. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.
01 May 2019... LARC methods provide temporary, safe, cost-effective contraception which can last from 3 and up to 10 years depending on the type. They include the intrauterine device and the contraceptive implant.
Bilingual factsheet on the emergency contraceptive pill or ECP (sometimes wrongly called the 'morning after pill'). Information on how the ECP works, how to take it, possible side effects and where it can be purchased. NSW contact details.
Bilingual information sheet about the male condom, including what a condom is, how it works, how to use it, side effects and where to get them. NSW contact details.
14 Nov 2022... This resources answers some commonly asked questions about contraception. What is contraception? Can you combine forms of contraception?
01 May 2019... This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing surgical abortion, including pre- and post- surgical assessment and care.
01 Sep 2018... This resource summarises options for suitable contraception after giving birth, including suitable options for breastfeeding mothers.
01 May 2019... An overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia is presented in this fact sheet. Using contraception can help you prevent a pregnancy. Different methods may suit you at different times in your life.
01 Jun 2014... Bilingual fact sheet about the diaphragm contraception. Information about what a diaphragm is, how to use it, its effectiveness, possible side effects and where to get it. NSW contact details.
01 Jun 2022... If you're having sex and you don't want to get pregnant, you need to use contraception. Long acting reversible contraception, such as intra uterine devices (IUDs), contraceptive implants and contraceptive injections, may be the choice for you.
01 Apr 2012... A guide to leptospirosis, a bacterial infection that can affect humans and animals, and which is more common in north eastern NSW and Queensland. People who have close contact with animals are more at risk from this disease. Information includes causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment.
This translated brochure provides information on emergency contraception. It includes information about what the 'Emergency Pill' is, how it works, side effects, when to expect periods, other options and advice on protecting oneself.
01 Oct 2017... This is part of a series of videos about periods, pregnancy and contraception, for newly arrived migrant and refugee women in Australia. This video provides general information. Please speak to a health professional for appropriate individual advice.
01 Jun 2022... A translated resource about emergency contraception. If you had sex without contraception, or had problems with your regular method (missed pills, broken condom), emergency contraception can help prevent unplanned pregnancy. This resource explains what types of emergency contraception there are and what they are as well as possible side effects.
01 Aug 2019... This factsheet gives an overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia. It is important to choose the one that is right for you. To find the best one speak with a doctor or nurse.
01 May 2019... Medium acting methods last over a period of weeks or months and include the contraceptive injection and the vaginal ring. Short acting methods are taken every day and include the combined contraceptive pill and the mini pill.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on contraceptive injection - contact numbers only valid in NSW
Bilingual fact sheet about the copper IUD form of contraception. The sheet includes information about what the copper IUD is, how it works, possible side effects and how it is inserted and removed. NSW contact details.
25 Nov 2022... Information on the most effective methods of contraception, including long-acting reversible contraception (LARCs), hormonal implant, hormonal injection, IUD, the pill (oral contraception), vaginal ring, condom, diaphragms (barrier methods) and emergency contraception.
Bilingual information sheet on the Vaginal Ring form of contraception. Information covered includes how it works, how to use it, potential side effects and what to do if you forget to use it. NSW contact details.
Bilingual information sheet about vasectomy including what vasectomy is, how it works, side effects and where to get them. NSW contact details.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on the contraceptive implant - contact numbers only valid in NSW
01 Jun 2022... Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Contraceptive pills are the options discussed in this fact sheet.
A bilingual fact sheet about the female condom, including how it works as contraception, how effective it is, and how to insert and remove it. NSW contact details.
01 May 2019... This fact sheet provides general information about abortion and a comparison of the two methods: medical and surgical.
01 May 2019... Barrier methods of contraception include the male and female condom and the diaphragm.
Contraception means prevention of pregnancy. There are a number of different methods and it is important to choose one that best meets your needs and circumstances.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on the pill as a contraceptive - contact numbers only valid in NSW.
01 May 2019... Emergency contraception methods include a pill which is taken up to five days after unprotected sex to reduce the chance of becoming pregnant, or having an intrauterine device fitted within five days of unprotected sex.
Bilingual information sheet on Tubal Sterilisation, which is a permanent form of contraception. It is an operation that women can have so that they cannot become pregnant. NSW contact details.
Information about the hormone-releasing inter-uterine device (IUD) form of contraception (MIRENA®). This fact sheet includes information on what an IUD is, how it works, how it is fitted and removed, who can (and can't) use it, and possible side effects. NSW contact details.
Easy English book about safer sex and contraception options.
25 Nov 2022... Information on abortion including medical and surgical abortion, what you can expect, how much it costs and where to get support.
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