In Teesside, Brook has been commissioned to provide outreach sexual health services to young people aged 13 to 25 across Hartlepool, Stockton on Tees, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland. This includes relationships and sex education (RSE), condom distribution, chlamydia screening and health promotion activities. 

RSE programmes

Brook Teesside delivers a range of RSE programmes as part of an outreach and educational offer to schools, colleges, other educational providers and youth services/groups.

RSE sessions can have the following format:

  • General education and health promotion at health/wellbeing events
  • Assemblies
  • One-off education sessions
  • Education Programmes/Groups work

All RSE can be tailored to the specific needs of the school, college or education provider and can range from a one-off assembly through to a programme of RSE. 

Information and guidance sessions

Brook Teesside provides regular confidential Information and Guidance sessions in schools, colleges, other educational providers, youth services/groups and in collaboration with other organisations such as Virgin care across Teesside.

Information and Guidance sessions enable young people to access the following services:

  • General advice and guidance
  • Signposting
  • Referral to other agencies/organisations/services
  • Condom distribution
  • Chlamydia Screening

Brook can visit your school, college or educational setting to provide Information and Guidance sessions. 

Training for professionals sessions

In Teesside, Brook offer professional training to other professionals and organisations including How to deliver RSE, Introduction to Sexual Health services, Condom Distribution and Chlamydia Screening Training and Traffic Light training. In Teesside, professional training is subject to charging.

Contact Brook to book a session

If you would like Brook to deliver one of our RSE, information and guidance or professional training packages, please contact Rebecca Buckle Rebecca.buckle@brook.org.uk for more information. 

Services in the region