COVID-19

Informing Choices NI continues to offer services during the current global health emergency brought about by the outbreak of COVID-19. Please contact our helpline, 028 9031 6100, should you wish to access sexual health information (including up-to-date information on current contraceptive and sexual and reproductive health services), our pregnancy counselling service, education programmes, Relationships and Sexuality Education (RSE) training and our advocacy work.

  • Sexual Health Helpline – 028 9031 6100 – available Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.
  • Pregnancy Choices and Post Pregnancy Counselling Service (you can self-refer via our helpline).
  • Just Ask – RSE programme for people with learning disability, difficulty or autism. If you are from the Belfast, South Eastern or Southern Trust areas please contact robyn.steele@informingchoicesni.org. For the Northern and Western Trust areas contact deborah.mcginn@informingchoicesni.org.  The team are currently providing zoom sessions – group and 1:1, telephone sessions and support, email support, WhatsApp calls and are assisting with resources/activities.
  • Speakeasy – RSE programme for parents and carers in the Belfast and South Eastern Trust areas. Please contact our Speakeasy Project Officer, Roisin Flanagan, at roisin.flanagan@informingchoicesni.org.
  • Training – Please contact our CEO, Mark Breslin, at mark.breslin@informingchoicesni.org or our Education and Training Manager, Deborah McGinn, at deborah.mcginn@informingchoicesni.org.
  • Advocacy – For information regarding our advocacy work please contact our Director of Advocacy and Policy, Ruairi Rowan, at ruairi.rowan@informingchoicesni.org.

The Public Health Agency (PHA) has two mailing lists, one for the monthly PHA update and the one for the weekly PHA COVID-19 bulletin.

For more information from the PHA regarding COVID-19, please see the links below.

COVID-19: Information on testing

COVID-19: Test Trace Protect – a step-by-step guide and translations

COVID-19: How to use the digital contact tracing service if you have tested positive for COVID-19

COVID-19: Information for students

COVID-19: Advice for people living with diabetes

COVID-19: Public health conference looks at ‘Picking up the Pieces’ in the aftermath of COVID-19