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Family Planning of South Central New York’s Education department provides programs which address a full range of sexual health topics. Programs are available in schools and community organizations. Our programs empower individuals to gain knowledge and skills to help them make healthy choices about sexuality and relationships.
My Life Now serves young people as a resource to inspire curiosity, dispel myths, and answer questions about sexual health. With so much information at your fingertips – literally, how do you know what is fact or fiction? My Life Now was created to give you correct information that you can rely on. My Life Now is a project of Family Planning of South Central New York because we are committed to providing our community with the full range of high quality, affordable reproductive health care, with a strong focus on prevention and wellness.
School and community based programs for youth:
Utilize an approach which: conveys accurate messages about avoiding pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), and HIV infection as part of a broader context which includes information about what constitutes a healthy relationship, effective communication skills, and sexual activity as part of a healthy relationship.
|Abstinence First Education||Parenting Now or Later|
|Bullying||Postponing Sexual Involvement|
|Communication Skills||Puberty Education|
|Contraception||Reproductive Life Plan|
|Dating and Dating Violence||Refusal Skills|
|Decision Making||Risk Reduction / Safer Sex|
|Goal Setting||Sexually Transmitted Infections|
|Healthy Relationships||Self Esteem and Body Image|
|HIV / AIDS Education||Sexting|
|Male Responsibility||Teen Pregnancy Prevention|
|Media Messages||Technology and Sexuality|
For more information about these and other programs please contact an educator.
Parent-Child communication: Knowing what to say when and how can be hard to figure out. Children need age appropriate messages. Our programs provide information and tools to foster conversation between parents and children. Topics can include: reproductive health, including the developmental process, gender issues, contraception, current challenges faced by youth. Programs can be customized to meet the needs of your group.
Teen Pregnancy Prevention programs utilize evidenced-based programming with identified high risk populations. Working with schools and community groups to expand life options and prevent early sexual activity, unintended pregnancy, and sexually transmitted infections.
Chenango, Delaware and Otsego Counties:
Family Planning Education Service is a home visiting program that offers family and individual education, support and referrals for a wide range of reproductive and sexual health needs.
Sexuality, Intimacy and Aging (all counties):
Preparing for and responding to the sexual expression of the aging population can present challenges for those who are providing services to them. Join us for an informative and engaging session as we address: Why caregivers attitudes about sexuality and intimacy are important.
- What to expect from individuals with Alzheimer’s, Dementia, stroke and other medical conditions.
- Ways to support sexual expression while maintaining a comfortable environment for clients, staff and families.
To learn more about our Education programs, please call 607-723-8306 or 607-432-2250 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.