Australian agencies, programs and links for relationships and sexual health education
Agencies and Programs - Australian
Age of consent laws for each state in Australia.
The Australian Health Promoting Schools Association aims to facilitate school health promotion and education through commitment to the Health Promoting Schools ethos.
A centre for social research into sexuality, health and the social dimensions of human relationships based at La Trobe University, Melbourne.
Provides support for Australians who suffer from eating disorders and negative body image issues, and their carers.
Diva International Inc. provides free resources about the DivaCup to health professionals and educators. Menstrual cups are a sustainable menstrual care option.
To access a free education pack, contact the Australian distributor - Barton Brands firstname.lastname@example.org.
The educator pack includes: 1 x Model 0 DivaCup (for under 18s); 1 x Model 1 DivaCup (for under 30s and those who have not had a child); 1 x Model 2 DivaCup (for over 30s and/or those who have had a child); 1 x educational brochure.
Provides reproductive and sexual health services throughout NSW. Includes a section for teachers.
Provides reproductive and sexual health services throughout Victoria. Includes a section on school programs.
Kids Helpline is Australia's only free, private and confidential, telephone and online counselling service specifically for young people aged between 5 and 25. The website also provides lots of valuable information for kids and parents.
Information, support and resources to help young people improve their understanding of mental health issues, develop resilience, and increase their coping skills and help-seeking behaviour.
Relationships Australia is a leading provider of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities with an aim to support all people in Australia to achieve positive and respectful relationships.
Free 24 hour national counselling service for people at risk of, or who have experienced physical or sexual violence.
A national coalition dedicated to making schools safer and more inclusive for same sex attracted, intersex and gender diverse young people.
Provides reproductive and sexual health services throughout the ACT. Includes schools education programs, training and workshops.
Provides teachers, trainers and counsellors with skills and simple visual tools to enhance the social, social-sexual and social safety training of people with moderate to severe intellectual disability.
The Australia Forum on Sexuality, Education and Health aims to brings together researchers, practitioners, community leaders and policy makers from across the fields of sexuality, education and health. The goal is to discuss and debate contemporary issues and concerns, build and consolidate networks, and develop joint projects and initiatives together.
Provides reproductive and sexual health services throughout Queensland. Includes a section specific to schools and teachers.
Provides free, confidential legal information and help for young people under 25 in Australia.