Contraception

Please note: some of the information below comes from countries outside the UK and / or from non-NHS sites - the information is provided here for general information purposes only: contact details may not be relevant and information on prescribing, medical procedures, legal information etc may not be relevant to the UK.

Longer-lasting contraception leaflet (NHS Health Scotland, 2009, PDF)
Information about the intrauterine device (IUD) (coil), the intrauterine system (IUS) (Mirena), and the implant (Implanon).
Translations are available in Bengali, Chinese, French, Hindi, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Spanish.
Large print, audio and braille: contact Health Scotland publications by email at Alternative.formats@health.scot.nhs.uk

Marie Stopes International
Contraception Chart: English, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic,
Contraception brochures: Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic,
Missed pill flyer: English, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi
Depo provera fact sheet: English, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi
Implanon fact sheet: English, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi
Mirena fact sheet: English, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi
Multiload fact sheet: English, Vietnamese,Korean, Chinese, Arabic, Hindi
Love Bugs™ chart: Vietnamese,Korean, Chinese, Arabic (English language info at the Love Bugs website: http://www.lovebugs.com.au/

Family Planning Information
(Arabic Reproductive Health Information Initiative)
The Contraceptive Patch: English and Arabic
Condoms: English and Arabic
Intra Uterine Devices (IUDs): English and Arabic
Oral Contraceptive Pills: English and Arabic
Injectable Contraceptives: English and Arabic
Implants: English and Arabic
Sterilization: English and Arabic
Natural Family Planning Methods: English and Arabic

Birth Control (Medline Plus, USA)
In Spanish and English

Contraception - Your Choices (The Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 2007)
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese (scroll to the bottom of the Contraception - Your Choices page for links to the translated documents)

Choices in contraception (SHine (Sexual Health information networking and education), South Australia, 2008) 
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Dari, French, Hindi, Persian, Swahili, Vietnamese

The Pill (The Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 2008)
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese (scroll to the bottom of the The Pill page for links to the translated documents)

Intra Uterine Device (IUD) (The Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 2008)
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese (scroll to the bottom of the IUD page for links to the translated documents)

Depo Provera - a contraceptive injection  (The Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 2008)
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese (scroll to the bottom of the Depo Provera page for links to the translated documents)

Safe sex. No regrets. Anyone can get condoms (NSW Health, Australia, 2009 PDF)
Translations are available in Arabic, Chinese, Indonesian, Korean, Macedonian, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese.

Condoms and Diaphragms (The Royal Women's Hospital, Victoria, Australia, 2008)
Translations are available in: Chinese, Croatian, Italian, Khmer, Macedonian, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese (scroll to the bottom of the Condoms and Diaphragms page for links to the translated documents)

 

Other Formats

Video: Condoms (male and female) (NHS Choices)

 

Related

Teens and Unsafe Sex (NHS Choices, 2008)
Video, English language. Talks about unprotected sex, contraception options, emergency contraception and how a pregnancy test works.

World Contraception Day (Bayer Schering Pharma AG)
A website aimed at young people to accompany World Contraception Day. Sections on Talking about sex and relationships; Your Body; Safe Sex (STIs); Contraception; Youth Task Force Blog; World Contraception Day.  Country specific websites available: Algeria, Australia, Austria, Brasil, China, Croatia, Czech republic, Estonia, Finland, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Latin America, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovenia, Sweden (access from drop down menu in top right hand corner of the website)