Tag Archives: Sex Ed

Opening the Doors: Teaching Sex Ed in the Imperial Valley

Alberto and Marylin work in Community and Government Relations (CGR) at our El Centro health center. They teach sexual education to youth in the Imperial Valley. Continue reading Opening the Doors: Teaching Sex Ed in the Imperial Valley

Sex Ed in the Coachella Valley: A Community Effort

Our health center in Coachella fulfills a very important community need. Continue reading Sex Ed in the Coachella Valley: A Community Effort

We Stand With Survivors: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

As you may have heard, April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. It is difficult to overstate the importance of this cause, which has taken on personal significance for many of us. Continue reading We Stand With Survivors: Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Snap to it!

Did you know Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest is on Snapchat?

Snapchat—a social mobile app that allows users to send and receive photos and videos that disappear after 24 hours—is a favorite among young people: Over 45 percent of its users are under age 25. The disappearing-content feature is highly valued by teens and young adults, and allows Planned Parenthood to provide education on sensitive topics.

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This year, our Community and Government Relations department won Planned Parenthood’s Digital Excellence Award for creative use of Snapchat in providing accessible, medically-accurate, and inclusive sexual health information.

Follow us on Snapchat to see our award-winning work.

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