Sexuality education is an issue that’s near and dear to our hearts. And being educated about sexuality is just the first step in making a difference when it comes to a host of issues related to sexuality.
Just choose an issue below, and then choose one of three ways you can take action from signing a petition to sharing a story with your friends to starting a movement in your community.
However you decide to make a difference, share it with us and on your social networks! Tag us on Facebook! And if you tweet about it, make sure to include the hashtag #SexEtcTakeAction, so we can follow what you’ve done. You might even see your tweet on Sexetc.org.
step 1. choose a topic that interests you
step 2. choose an action
Take the AVERT HIV & AIDS quiz
One way to take action on ending HIV/AIDS is to learn more about HIV and AIDS and share what you learn with friends! The AVERT HIV & AIDS quiz is a great place to learn more.
It’s great that you want to get involved even more! When it comes to HIV/AIDS one way you can make a difference is to get tested and know your status. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one in five people living with HIV doesn’t know that he or she has it. Sign up below to find a clinic near you. Get an HIV test and know your status. Encourage your friends to do the same.
Alba Alvarado is an 18-year-old first generation, first-year college student at Wesleyan University who grew up in San Rafael, California. An advocate for sexuality education, Alba saw firsthand how hard teen parenthood can be when her older brother…
Elisabeth Dee, a 22-year-old student, activist, writer and feminist, has a long history of being a sexual health advocate. Raised in Utah with what she calls an “abysmal public-school sex education,” Elisabeth had no idea how her body worked, and…