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Peer Health Educator Training

Date: Monday, Feb. 6 & Tuesday, Feb. 7
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
For: High-school aged youth
About: These free two-day virtual trainings are created to be a safe place for young people to learn the basics of sexual and reproductive health. They are filled with fun activities that will spark discussion and share important information about bodies, health, and rights. Those attending will receive 4 hours of community service (as applicable), a certificate of completion, and opportunities for future involvement.

Q&A: How to Answer Challenging Sex Ed Questions

Date: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 PM
For: Adults/Professionals that work with youth
About: Have you ever had a young person ask you a question like "How do people have sex?," "What is an abortion?," or "How do I know if I'm gay?"This session will review the different types of questions that might come up when discussing sexual & reproductive health with youth, and explore what makes these questions challenging to answer. Participants will learn tips and strategies from our expert health educators and have the opportunity to practice answering questions for themselves.

Being a Trusted Adult: Working Through Bias

Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 PM
For: Adults/Professionals that work with youth
About: Ever wondered what makes an adult “askable?" This virtual session will identify common biases that can show up in sex education and analyze how they get there in the first place. Participants will learn how to be a supportive and unbiased askable adult to better equip young people with the resources they need to make informed decisions about their sexual and reproductive health.

Peer Health Educator Training

Date: Monday, March 20 & Tuesday, March 21
Time: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
For: High-school aged youth
About: These free two-day virtual trainings are created to be a safe place for young people to learn the basics of sexual and reproductive health. They are filled with fun activities that will spark discussion and share important information about bodies, health, and rights. Those attending will receive 4 hours of community service (as applicable), a certificate of completion, and opportunities for future involvement.

Survivor Safe Sex Ed: Facilitating Sex Education that Prevents Sexual Violence and Empowers Survivors

Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 PM
For: Adults/Professionals that work with youth
About: Want to learn how to provide sexual health education in a way that is inclusive to survivors of sexual violence? This virtual session will share how to take what is potentially a highly triggering experience for survivors of sexual violence and turn it into one that is affirming and empowering. Participants will leave with a better understanding of sexual violence, it's impact on students in the classroom, and how to provide sexual health education that serves as both prevention and healing. 

All Are Welcome: How to Create LGBTQ+ Inclusive Spaces

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 PM
For: Adults/Professionals that work with youth
About: Want to learn how to create a safe, welcoming, and inclusive environment for LGBTQ+ young people? In this virtual session, participants will have an opportunity to learn current/contemporary language that engages people of sexual and gender minorities. By learning terminology (including gender pronouns) and what actions to take to create a welcoming and responsive environment at their schools, facilities, or organizations, attendees will leave equipped to create a safer spaces for LGBTQ+ youth and young people.

Find out about our Peer Education Programs!

Peer Health Educator trainings and Peer Ambassador programs are available for high school-aged and students & young adults.

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For any Community Education & Outreach event inquiries, contact the team at [email protected].