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Get real about getting it on! 

Everyone has a story about sexual health, even if they aren’t sexually active. This is a nonjudgmental space for youth to freely share their stories and opinions about birth control and sexual health.

The Implant

The best birth control is one that works best for your lifestyle and body! The implant can be a great option for students who want to focus on their studies without having to worry about birth control.

Nov. 13, 2018

Vasectomy 

If you are sure you don’t want to have kids, sterilization and vasectomy are the two permanent methods of pregnancy prevention!

Nov. 13, 2018

Birth Control & Talking with Parents

If you are 12 or older in Illinois, you can get birth control and many sexual health services on your own! Your appointment will be confidential, and nobody will find out unless you tell them. We encourage you to talk with a trusted adult if you want to, and would be happy to give you tips on how to do that.

Nov. 13, 2018

Birth Control Benefits

Many people rely on birth control to help with PMS symptoms! Birth control can also make periods become lighter or stop altogether.

Nov. 13, 2018

Access to Sexual Health Services 

Everyone deserves access to sexual health services! Check out the variety of incredible services that Planned Parenthood offers! 

Nov. 12, 2018

Birth Control Rights

Choosing whether or not to use birth control is completely up to you! Learn more about the options available to you at ppil.org/mybodymystory.

Nov. 12, 2018

Sex After Marriage

If and when you have sex is totally up to you! The best time to learn about birth control and sexual health is before you have sex so that you’re prepared for when you’re ready.

Nov. 11, 2018

Birth Control

The pill isn’t only used to prevent pregnancy. There are many other health benefits! Many women start birth control in order to regulate their periods and/or hormones.

Nov. 10, 2018

Safe Sex

 Safe sex is the best sex! Learn about how to protect against STIs and pregnancy at ppil.org.

Nov. 10, 2018

Share your story!

What is sex-ed like at your school
Do you love or hate your birth control? 
Have advice for your peers