The team from The SexEducator community proposes answers to questions like: "Why is it so difficult to discuss sexuality with your boyfriend or girlfriend? How do you go about talking with your boyfriend or girlfriend about how you feel about him or her or your desire to have a sexual relation?".
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Communication in adolescent couples
Published April 6, 2011
2010-2011 Prevention Campaign
Published March 21, 2011
This year, two campaigns will run simultaneously. The one targeting young people reminds them that infected individuals do not always have visible symptoms, which is why always using condoms is so important. The campaign for adults delivers the message: "Let's Take Action to Stop the Spread of STIs."
Love and Sexuality: First Times
Published January 21, 2011
The team from The SexEducator community looks at first love and what it involves: first kiss, first sexual contact, first discussions on condom use and contraception, first meeting with a boyfriend’s or girlfriend’s parents.
Sexual Health, Protect It !
Published January 21, 2011
The team from the SexEducator community proposes an update and expanded edition of the The Sex Educator Magazine about sexual health for adolescents. Given the resurgence of the sexually transmitted and blood-born infections among young people in Québec, it is essential to increase preventive actions.
2009-2010 campaign for young people
Published July 27, 2010
The campaign for preventing STI's aims at encouraging young people to use condoms with their partners and to continue using condoms after their initial relations. The theme is "Beware and Be Aware." It reminds young people that infected individuals do not always have visible symptoms, which is why always using condoms is so important. Condoms. 100% on.
The SexEducator Magazine
Published June 23, 2010
Number 14 is now available. In this new edition the main subject is: "Helping young people make informed choices with regard to screening tests for sexually transmitted and blood-born infections".
End of Québec's Financial Assistance Program for Persons Infected With the Hepatitis C Virus
Published March 19, 2010
Individuals who are eligible for compensation under the Québec Financial Assistance Program for Persons Infected With the Hepatitis C Virus have until 4:30 P.M. on June 30, 2010 to contact the Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec and obtain the application for financial assistance.
2009-2010 campaign for adults
Published March 2, 2010
December 1, 2009, World AIDS Day
Published December 1, 2009
In Québec, despite prevention efforts that have been made over the last few years, 3 to 4 people still get infected with HIV every day. In its message to mark World AIDS Day 2009, the Ministère wishes to remind the population that prevention, screening and treatment are still the best ways to stop the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted and blood borne infections.
The SexEducator magazine
Published November 13, 2009
Since spring 2009, two issues of The SexEducator magazine are available. The subject are « Breaking up during adolescence: helping young people cope better » and « Adolescent couples and sexual violence: subtle but devastating ».