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Throughout the Central Coast, our bilingual community health educators deliver sex education and information in Englaish and Spanish to adults, teens, and families to help them make the healthy decisions necessary to build a strong and healthy future.

Read below to see an overview of our work.

For more information, contact [email protected].

To request programming from our Education Team, fill out this form

Who do we teach?

Most participants come from CBOs and Public/Charter Schools (from 2016-present).

What ages are our students?

From 2016-present, PPCCC has served a variety of ages.

Language spoken

From 2016-present, of youth served who did not speak English, most spoke Spanish.

Interpretation

From 2016-present, of sessions presented that were not in English, half were in Spanish (by PPCCC) and half were delivered in Mixteco (with interpretation).

Participants

The education department served 63% of program participants via Planned Parenthood 101 programming (short-term programming for adults and youth), 19% through Promotorxs (adult peer education), and 18% Making Proud Choices! California Edition (multi-session programming for youth).

Identity

Of those served, 50% identified as Latinx, 26% were Unknown 15% identified as White, 4% identified as Multi-Racial, 2%  identified as Asian, 2% identified as Black, and less than 1% identified with the Other category or as Indigenous.

Age of Participants

Of those served, 32% were high school aged youth (ages 15-17), 30% were middle school aged youth (ages 12-14), 22% were adults (ages 25-60), 13% were young adults (ages 18-24), 4% were of unknown age, and less than 1% were adults over the age of 60.

Remarkably, PPCCC saw a 17% increase in middle school aged youth served compared to the previous fiscal year.