Thank you very much for your help with this study. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact the National Centre for Social Research (NatCen) on freephone 0800 652 4568.

NatCen is an independent, not for profit social research organisation. We are aware that interviews may raise issues about which you might like further advice and support. This information sheet provides you with some telephone numbers and services which you may find useful.


For general information on sexual health, visit

To find your nearest sexual health services, visit

To find GP services near you, visit


For counselling and advice on any issue of concern, visit

Call: 116 123



For information and support on a range of issues, including sexual relationships and sexting, visit

Call: 0800 1111


For help and support on a range of issues, visit

The Mix

For advice on relationships and sex, visit

Call: 0808 808 4994 4pm - 11pm, every day


For wellbeing and sexual health support, visit


For support and advice on a range of relationship issues, visit

Miscarriage Association

For support and information on pregnancy loss, visit

Call: 01924 200799, 9am-4pm,Mon-Fri


Sands - Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Charity

For support and advice for bereaved parents and families, visit

Call: 0808 164 3332, 10am-3pm Mon-Fri and 6pm-9pm Tues and Thur.



For support and information on pregnancy and pregnancy loss, visit

Call: 0800 0147 800, 9am-5pm, Mon-Fri

The Survivors Trust

For information, advice and support for people who have experienced sexual violence or abuse, visit

Call: 08088 010818, 10am-12:30pm Mon-Fri, 1.30pm-5.30pm Mon-Fri, 6pm-8pm Mon-Thur, 10am-1pm Sat and 5pm-8pm Sun.

Online protection

To make a report of online sexual abuse, visit

The Survivors Trust

For information, advice and support for people who have experienced sexual violence or abuse, visit

Call: 08088 010818, Mon-Thurs, 10 am-12:30pm, 1:30pm – 5:30pm & 6pm-8pm. Fri, 10am-12:30pm & 1:30pm-5:30pm. Sat, 10am-1pm. Sun, 5pm-8pm. 24 hour answer machine.


LGBT Switchboard

For information and support around issues of sexuality or gender identity, visit

Call: 0300 330 0630, 10am-10pm,every day


LGBT Foundation

For advice, support and information services, visit

Call: 0345 330 3030, 9am-9pm Mon-Fri.


Contact us for further information

Please ask the interviewer about anything that concerns you.

You can withdraw your consent at any point in time by contacting NatCen Social Research using the details below. We will remove data about you that is personally identifiable (e.g. contains information such as your name, address), but we will not remove data from depersonalised datasets.

You can contact NatCen Social Research by writing to 35 Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0AX; calling on freephone 0800 652 4568 or emailing

The Natsal research team is from NatCen Social Research (NatCen), University College London (UCL), the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the University of Glasgow.