We offer a service for anyone in the Southampton and surrounding area who are facing an unexpected pregnancy, thinking about abortion or experiencing emotional difficulties following an abortion, miscarriage or baby loss.
The Firgrove Centre has been open since 1987 and offers a safe place for women and/or their partners to talk. Our trained advisors aim to provide a listening ear, unbiased information, counselling and on-going support, enabling them to work through thoughts and feelings in order to face the future with hope.
Drop in or make an appointment at the times listed below.
We also have a comprehensive schools' programme called ‘Choices’, visiting many of the local schools and colleges as part of the PSHE curriculum. Lessons include crisis pregnancy and abortion, sexually transmitted infections, and relationships.
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* Please note that although we offer advice on available options, we do not refer women directly for a termination.
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You'll find The Firgrove Centre here
107 Firgrove Road, Shirley, Southampton, Hampshire SO15 3ET
Firgrove Rd is situated off the lower end of Shirley High Street.
Turn into Grove Road opposite the Bingo Hall, and take the first left into Firgrove Road.
The Firgrove Centre is 50 metres down the road on your left opposite the junction with Wolseley Road.
You will see a shop-fronted building clearly named The Firgrove Centre. Just walk in and you'll be in our reception room.
Buses going down Shirley High Street are :- 1, 2/2A, 3.
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