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Help for pregnant teenagers

Do you think you might be pregnant?

Finding out you are pregnant when you are a teenager can be very daunting, particularly if the pregnancy wasn't planned. You may experience a lot of different emotions, thoughts and anxieties. Mixed emotions are common for women of any age and there is plenty of support available to help you. You can get totally confidential advice and a free pregnancy test through the following:

Do you know a teenager who is, or might be pregnant?

It is difficult for a parent, guardian or carer to know what to do in this situation. Concern that you son or daughter may be facing parenthood whilst still a teenager could lead to you experiencing a wide range of emotions from shock, anger and disappointment to concern and worry about their future.

The most important thing to do is stay calm. Right now your teen needs you more than ever and being able to talk to each other, even when emotions are running high is really important. You can get help locally on how you approach the situation and other advice:

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