Your opinion matters!
Are you between 18 and 25 years old? Want to improve sexual health education in Scotland? This is your chance to shape the future!
Did you know: In the UK, three in five young people do not remember receiving any information about HIV in school and, in Scotland, there are approximately two new HIV diagnosis every month among young people aged 15 to 25. The government is committed to ensure that all children and young people receive high quality relationships, sexual health and parenthood (RSHP) education. Yet, sexual health education is not compulsory in Scotland.
There are lots of myths and misunderstandings about HIV and education can play an important role in challenging them. We want to make sure that your opinions and experiences are considered. This is your opportunity to be heard! Come join us and share your views and recommendations on the future of sexual health education in Scotland. Your input will inform HIV Scotland's future report on sexual health education in Scotland.
- Take part in activities and discussions;
- Learn about HIV and STI transmission, prevention, care, support, and treatment;
- Share your experiences and thoughts; and
- Inform sexual health education policy in Scotland
Address: HIV Scotland, 18 York Place, EH1 3EP
Date: Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM, Doors open at 5:30 PM
Refreshments will be provided.
Due to limited budget, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to apply for travel reimbursement. These will be given out on the day with a valid travel ticket.
If you want to share your experiences, but cannot participate in the workshops, please take our survey and enter in a draw to win an Apple Watch!