Stevenage One Stop Shop

In Youth Connexions One Stop Shops young people can get information, advice, guidance and support on education, work, training and volunteering, advice on drugs, finance, health including sexual health, housing and much more.

The Youth Connexions Stevenage One Stop Shop is located at:

Bowes Lyon Centre
St George's Way
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 1XY

Tel: 01438 749147

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Opening hours

The Stevenage One Stop Shop is open: Monday - Friday: 1pm - 6pm

Youth Connexions personal advisers and employment & training advisers are present: Monday - Friday: 1:30 - 4:30pm


Information

At the Stevenage One Stop Shop information can be found to support a wide range of questions and issues, such as:

    • Benefits
    • Finance
    • Homelessness
    • Drugs
    • Alcohol
    • Sexual Health
    • Training
    • Education
    • Employment
    • Self Esteem/Confidence Counselling
    • Positive Activities - places to go, things to do.


Advice and guidance

The Stevenage One Stop Shop staff can offer you the opportunity to sit down and discuss a wide range of topics in privacy and confidentially.

If you feel you need to speak with someone that will be able to give the support and guidance you need, either call in to the One Stop Shop or telephone to make an appointment.

Sexual health

You can now receive a wide range of sexual health information, support and advice. The following are currently available at this One Stop Shop:

  • C-Card - free condom scheme
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Chlamydia testing

 

You're Welcome

The Stevenage One Stop Shop has been awarded the 'You're Welcome' quality mark for young people's health services. This means you will be welcomed into a friendly atmosphere, offering a confidential and expert service.


Counselling

We work closely with local counsellors who provide support from our One Stop Shop.  If you think you may need the support of a counsellor, please visit the One Stop Shop or call us.


IT facilities available for young people to use

We have PCs that can be used for research, developing CVs and searching for jobs and training. 

 

Out of hours information and advice about careers, skills and training is available from the National Careers Service.