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Coronavirus (COVID-19): updates and advice.

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Relationships and sexual health

You can find information about puberty, sex and relationships for people with a learning disability from Council for Disabled Children's website.

Find information about sexuality and relationships on the Mencap website.

Staying safe

Alcohol, drugs, sexual health and weight advice

Visit Public Health Dorset for advice on:

  • alcohol including tips on drinking safely and support for addiction
  • drugs, which includes advice and support about drug misuse and treatment services
  • sexual health such as information on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and contraception
  • weight advice including how to check if you are a healthy weight and who can help


Get advice on bullying including what you can do and who you can talk to about it.

Getting active

For information on how to get active if you have an impairment or a long-term health condition, visit the NHS website.

Health support and advice

Visit our health section for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities. This includes information on basic services like doctors and dentists and more complex services like speech and language therapy.

Mental health and wellbeing

For information about mental health and wellbeing, visit Live Well on the NHS website. This includes a set of simple steps that anyone can take to improve their wellbeing.

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