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Education that meets your needs.

The Education Department at Planned Parenthood St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri believes that knowledge – free from oppression and inequity –  empowers people to invest in their well-being. Our comprehensive sex education provides the information that people of all ages and identities need to make informed sexual and reproductive health choices.

Who We Teach

What We Teach


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Why is sex education important?

Why is sex education important?

Sex education has positive effects, including increasing young people's knowledge and improving their attitudes related to sexual and reproductive health and behaviors. Contrary to popular belief, it does not increase sexual activity, risky behavior, or STI/HIV infection rates.

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COVID-19 Response

The health and safety of our students, patients, and staff is our top priority. To help ensure everyone has a safe, healthy experience, we are providing additional information and policies regarding COVID-19.

In an effort to limit the spread of communicable infections like COVID-19, here's what we are actively doing:

  • Offering education & training services virtually; contact us for details. You can use the Education Program Request Form, send an email to [email protected], or give us a call at 314.531.7526 ext 332.
  • Providing virtual resources and e-learning packets when in-person and live virtual services are unattainable for students or your organization.
  • Adhering to public health guidelines during any in-person interaction. We strongly recommend participants wear masks during our sessions.
  • Limiting in-office schedules and in-person education to reduce transmission risk. Please use our online form to request our education services.

Care Connection

Check out Care Connection, our sexual and reproductive health blog!