Gloucestershire C-Card Scheme at Nailsworth

What is it?

C-Card is friendly, confidential and easy to use. You can find C-Card points in colleges, youth clubs, Connexions, GPs, pharmacy.
C-Card is a condom distribution scheme where young people under 25 who live in Gloucestershire. You can get free condoms from any of the distribution outlets.

How Does it Work?

You need to register for the scheme at a registration centre. You will be asked to complete a registration form, all of the information you provide will be kept confidential. If you don’t want to give us any information, that is fine. You will still be able to get condoms.
You will then be given a C-Card which you can use at any of the distribution points. It will have a number on; this is your C-Card.

What will my C-Card experience be like?

It's important to us that you have a good experience using C-Card. C-Card is confidential and workers will be friendly, welcoming and treat you with respect.
All C-Card workers are trained to give you a high quality service so if it's not like this please contact us to let us know.


C-Card is confidential. This means that information you give to a C-Card worker will remain private and confidential unless the worker believes that you are at risk of harm or harming others.
This means that even if you are under 16 we won't tell your parents, guardians, your doctor, your school or anyone else that you are using C-Card unless we think you are being harmed - it's up to you who you tell.


C-Card workers will treat you fairly and with respect at all times.

Friendly and Welcoming

C-Card workers will provide a friendly and welcoming service to all people. C-Card is open to everyone whatever your sexuality.

Where can I access the scheme?

The C-Card scheme is available at Nailsworth Youth Club. Talk to a worker or visit any of the locations listed below:

Boots the Chemist 70-72 Parsonage Street Dursley
Monday-Saturday 9am-5.30pm Distribution only
Co-op Pharmacy 16 Caches Green Road Caincross Stroud
Monday-Friday 9am-6pm Saturday 9am-5.30pm Distribution only
Stroud College
Open to students currently enrolled on courses
Lloyds Pharmacy Rowcroft Medical Centre Rowcroft Retreat Stroud
Monday-Friday 9am-6.30pm Saturday 9am-1pm Distribution only
Nailsworth Youth Club Nailsworth Road Nailsworth
Tuesday 7pm-9pm, Thursday 6pm-8pm Friday 6:30pm-8:30pm (term time only)
Painswick Pharmacy New St Painswick 
Monday-Friday 9am-1pm 2pm-4pm Saturday 9am – noon Distribution only
Tesco Pharmacy Stratford Road Stroud 
Monday-Saturday 8am-8pm Sunday 10am-4pm Distribution only
Stonehouse Pharmacy High Street Medical Centre High Street Stonehouse Distribution only
Monday-Friday 8.45am- 6.30 Saturday 9am-5.30pm