Sex advice and information for young people

Services provided:

Ask Brook is a service giving sexual health information, support and signposting for anyone under 25, anywhere in the UK.

Ask Brook is made up of three things:

  • A webchat service run by advisors 
  • A text chat service run by advisors 
  • Ask Brook 24/7 tool

You can contact an advisor by text on 07537 402 024 (standard SMS rates). For webchat, look for the blue tab in the bottom right-hand corner of your screen.

The Ask Brook telephone helpline is now closed. They encourage you to contact them by webchat or text as described above and if you need urgent help outside of their opening hours, you can contact one of the organisations listed below.

For medical advice contact NHS 111 by dialling 111 or NHS 24 (Scotland) on 08454 242 424. These helplines are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

  • For help if you’re 18 or under contact Childline on 0800 1111
  • For urgent emotional support contact the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90
  • The Sexual Healthline 0300 123 7123.


50 Featherstone Street

Minicom: 07537 402 024 (Text)

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