The Lowdown Youth Counselling, Sexual Health and LGBTQ Support Services

Contact details

The Lowdown Youth Counselling, Sexual Health and LGBTQ Support Services
3 Kingswell Street
(Off Gold Street)

Public phone: 01604 634385 – 01604 622223 - Helpline


Website URL:

General information

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, LGBTQ Support Services

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: 9:30am – 7pm Mon- Friday


Wheelchair access: Yes - limited

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. Wheelchair access to building, only to Ground Floor Level

Other information

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: 04 August 2017

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