The California Healthy Youth Act Webinar is Coming Up!

The ACLU of California is launching a new effort to engage parents and other community activists in fighting for sex education in California schools that is LGBTQ-inclusive and comprehensive—providing students with the reproductive and sexual health information they need. We’re teaming up with the ACLU to spread the word about this effort, and we thought you’d want to know about this opportunity to make change.

Save the date now and join a webinar on January 23,

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Happy Holidays from KIR-T!

Happy holidays! We jumpstarted this month with an LGBTQ Inclusivity Sex Education booster session on Dec. 2. Delivered by KIR-T staff members, Karli and Anna, the program was well-received by teachers.

One teacher stated, “I loved the new resources we were given. Resources are super valuable when teaching a new curriculum.”

Another teacher said, “The information makes me feel better prepared. I also enjoyed the environment where we are free to ask complicated and sensitive questions on important topics.”

Watch our website for updates and an invitation to our spring booster in 2018.

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Monroe High School Youth Join Our Collaborator Meeting

Youth from Monroe High School joined our Collaborator Meeting this month via video conference. They shared the importance of having sexual education courses and how they personally benefited from the IYG curriculum. We appreciated hearing back from teens about the program and look forward to more input in the months ahead. 

 

 

 

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“Let’s Talk About It”

The KIR-T team attended the “Let’s Talk About It” Campaign launch hosted by the WeCanStopSTDsLA movement at Manual Arts High School on September 20, 2017.

Members of the media were present and inspiring words were shared by Mario Perez, Director of HIV & STD programs and Maryjane Puffer, Executive Director, The LA Trust for Children’s Health.

Pocket guides, that provide a list of sexual and reproductive health services to youth in District 2,

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