Mother wants her daughter to know she can talk to her parents.

Keep your children safe + healthy. . .talk with them about sex!

Special Announcement: LARC Awareness Week is November 16-22, 2014

Long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs), including IUDs and the implant, are recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics to be the most effective, safe, and easy-to-use form of birth control for teens. To learn more about LARCs and LARC Awareness Week, please visit

Talk to your Kids!

As a parent, you want to help your kids stay safe and healthy. All kids learn about sex somehow, but it makes a difference when they hear it from you. Talk with your kids openly, honestly and often to help them learn how to prevent pregnancy and the diseases people can get from having unprotected sex.

Here are some basics to get you started:

Click on the topics below to learn more about reproductive and sexual health.