Links to other sexuality education organizations
Advocates for Youth www.advocatesforyouth.orgAdvocates for Youth is dedicated to creating programs and advocating for policies that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates provides information, training, and strategic assistance to youth-serving organizations, policy makers, youth activists, and the media in the United States and the developing world.
The Alan Guttmacher Institute (AGI) http://www.plannedparenthood.orgwww.guttmacher.org/
AGI provides access to statistics on abortion, teen pregnancy, and contraception, as well as articles from Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, International Family Planning Perspectives, and the Guttmacher Report on Public Policy.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention
www.cdc.gov/nchstp/od/nchstp.htmlThis CDC site provides statistics, fact sheets, and prevention guidelines.
The Kaiser Family Foundation http://www.plannedparenthood.orgwww.kff.org/
The Kaiser Family Foundation publishes the Daily Reproductive Health Report, as well as numerous studies and surveys related to sexual and reproductive health and policy.
Resource Center for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention (RCAPP)
A project of ETR Associates, RCAPP seeks to serve as a bridge between researchers who analyze educational and youth development programs and educators in order to reduce the rate of teen pregnancy. This site offers current, effective programming materials and practices to help educators in their work with adolescents in preventing teen pregnancy. The site also features learning activities, an online library of educational resource materials, theories and approaches in relation to teen pregnancy prevention, current statistics on teen pregnancy, and links to other organizations, publishers, and distributors of information related to teen pregnancy prevention.
Sex, etc. www.sexetc.orgA teen produced Web Site that answers the questions you'd only ask other teens. Topics include: Love, Sex, Abstinence, Contraceptives, AIDS, STD's, Drugs and Drinking, Violence and Health Topics, to name a few.
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States (SIECUS)
www.SIECUS.orgSIECUS develops, collects, and disseminates information on state and local policies on sexual health, national guidelines, information on effective sexuality education curricula, and links to additional sources on the Web.
Additional good sources of information for educators
Center for Reproductive Rights http://www.plannedparenthood.orgwww.reproductiverights.org/
The Center for Reproductive Rights (formerly the Center for Reproductive Law and Policy) is a nonprofit legal advocacy organization dedicated to promoting and defending women's reproductive rights worldwide.
IPPF is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights for all - a worldwide movement of national organizations working with and for communities and individuals.
The mission of the National Abortion Federation is to ensure safe, legal, and accessible abortion care to promote health and justice for women.
For more than 30 years, NARAL Pro-Choice America has been the nation's leading advocate for privacy and a woman's right to choose, and the pro-choice values of freedom and privacy.
NOW is the largest, most comprehensive feminist advocacy group in the United States. Our purpose is to take action to bring women into full participation in society sharing equal rights, responsibilities and opportunities with men, while living free from discrimination.
Population Council http://www.plannedparenthood.orgwww.popcouncil.org/
The Population Council, an international, nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, seeks to improve the well-being and reproductive health of current and future generations around the world and to help achieve a humane, equitable, and sustainable balance between people and resources.
Population Reference Bureau http://www.plannedparenthood.orgwww.prb.org/
The Population Reference Bureau informs people around the world about population, health, and the environment, and empowers them to use that information to advance the well-being of current and future generations.