Planned Parenthood of the Heartland receives requests from students and the community for information on a wide range of health care topics. The following resources have a wealth of information about local, national and international reproductive and sexual health topics, including statistics and policy briefs.
- Iowa Department of Public Health
Health-related statistics in Iowa, including reports on HIV/AIDS and other STDs, pregnancy risk, and abortion.
- Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Health-related statistics in Nebraska, including reports on HIV/AIDS and other STDs, pregnancy risk, and abortion.
- Advocates for Youth
Information related to adolescent sexual health in the U.S. and around the world.
- Eyes Open Iowa
Information about adolescent sexual health, including fact sheets regarding teen birth rates and STDs across Iowa.
- The Guttmacher Institute
Research and policy organization that provides U.S. and international reproductive and sexual health resources regarding abortion, contraception, HIV and STIs, and pregnancy.
- The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy Information and education on teen and unplanned pregnancy, including state-specific and U.S. data.
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Trusted health care provider, informed educator, passionate advocate, and global partner helping similar organizations around the world.
Provides education and information about sexuality and sexual and reproductive health.