Support for people with a learning disability

Support for people with a learning disability


We are SHAC

SHAC stands for Sexual Health And Contraception

We are here to help

You can ask us anything about, sex, contraception and relationships

If you tell us you have a learning disability we can give you:

  • Easy read information
  • Help to fill out forms
  • A quiet place to sit
  • Extra time

For information about opening times and how to find our clinics:

Click here

Or, call us on 01273 52 33 88

Easy Read, information on sexual health and relationships;

The Supported Loving network has produced a series of guides to help support people with learning disabilities with issues around sex and relationships.

For an online guide with links

Click here

Mencap have gathered a handy list of recommended resources, including:

  • Body awareness
  • Consent
  • LGBT+ identities
  • Qualities of healthy and unhealthy relationships
  • Sexual health and safe sex

Click here

Talking about sex and relationships

The views of young people with a learning disability

Click here

Transgender an easy read guide

What it means to be transgender and the issues you or someone you know may experience.

Click here

Online Pornography and illegal content an easy read guide.

The guide looks at what is legal and illegal, how to keep safe, and the types of online abuse you can experience.

Click here

Keeping Safe Online

How to keep safe online including using the internet and social media.

Click here

Love, sex and you

Information about relationships, sex, being safe and your body

Click here


Information about how to put a condom on

Click here

What is chlamydia?

Information for men and women

Click here