Sexual Health in Peoria, IL
A healthier student is more successful. Health programs in schools help our youth succeed. Students who are provided sexual health education are NOT more likely to become sexually active, NOT more likely to increase sexual activity, and NOT more likely to experience STIs and teen pregnancy. Sexual health education programs actually reduce these risks. Students who are involved in teen pregnancy or experience STIs face bigger challenges when it comes to school success. Sexual health education helps to protect and support students’ sexual health and build their academic achievement.