talking about sex

Talking about sex with a young person doesn’t mean you are encouraging them to have sex. Young people who can talk about sex with their parents or carers tend to delay having sex and are more likely to use contraception when they do.

However you may find the idea slightly awkward, or you may not know where to start. Click here and here for some tips to help you on your way.

If you want to test your own sexual health knowledge, why not click here for the ‘Parents vs Kids’ sexual health quiz!

If you want to know more about the sexual health services that are available for young people in Brighton and Hove, visit the SWISH website.

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