Adolescent Health Collaborative Gateway - Sexuality Websites for Teens

Sexuality Websites for Teens

Sex, etc.
This site, sponsored by the Network for Family Life Education, includes articles on a variety of sexuality topics written and reviewed by teens.

Stay Teen
The National Campaign’s website for teens contains information on healthy relationships (“What’s your Relationship Reality”), and information on abstinence and contraception (“Get Informed”).

Campaign for Our Children
Sexual health information for 9-14-year old youth with a strong abstinence message, that includes contraception, drugs and sex, sexual violence prevention, safe dating, myths and facts, and feeling pressured.

The American Social Health Association (ASHA)
The American Social Health Association is dedicated to improving the health of individuals, families, and communities, with a focus on preventing sexually transmitted diseases and infections (STDs/STIs) and their harmful consequences. This extensive and organized website provides facts about HIV/STDs as well as information about programs, condom use animations, resources, and legislative advocacy. Furthermore, this site provides links to useful and relevant multimedia such as facebook and myspace.

KidsHealth/TeensHealth – The Nemours Foundation
KidsHealth has separate areas for kids, teens, and parents - each with its own design, age-appropriate content, and tone. This website is extremely easy to navigate. There are literally thousands of in-depth features, articles, animations, games, and resources - all original and all developed by experts in the health of children and teens.

My Sistahs
This site, created by and for young women of color, provides information on HIV/AIDS, STIs, dating violence, pop culture, and body image. Although this website provides limited original resource material, links to external sites are also available.

Advocates for Youth
Advocates for Youth is dedicated to creating programs and advocating for policies that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health. Advocates provides information, training, and strategic assistance to youth-serving organizations, policy makers, youth activists, and the media in the United States and the developing world. A section of their website is just for youth: