The Lowdown Youth Counselling Information and Advice Service
3 Kingswell Street
(Off Gold Street)
Public phone: 01604 634385
Website URL: http://www.thelowdown.info
Service offered: Counselling, information, advice and practical help for young people aged 12-25. Counselling available by telephone and in person. Training and consultation. Free condoms, chlamydia screening and pregnancy testing. Outreach services. Training and consultancy.
Target group: Young people aged 12-25.
Area served: Northampton.
How to contact: Call in, phone or contact for an appointment.
Monday: 12 noon - 3pm, 4pm - 7pm (Drop in service)
Tuesday: 4pm - 7pm (Drop in service)
Wednesday: 12 noon - 3pm, 4pm - 7pm (Drop in service)
Thursday: 4pm - 7pm (Drop in service)
Friday: 4pm - 7pm (Drop in service)
Weekends: Saturday 10am - 4pm (Drop in service)
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9.30am – 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Ground floor adapted, with ramps, bells at wheelchair height, adapted WC. Some information available in Braille, large print and on tape.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 801886
Year established: 1989
Staffing: 4 full time, 2 part time + 50 volunteers.
Public transport: Bus station - 5 minutes walk. Train station - 10 minutes walk.
Record last checked: 22 August 2016