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New Report on Sex Education and Abstinence-Only in Florida Released

The Healthy Teens Campaign and SIECUS have released a report on the state of sexual health and education in Florida.  On this page you will find links and resources that will allow advocates, reporters, teachers, and citizens to get a clear picture of what is really going on in Florida.

Read the full report to learn more about youth health statistics and the effect of abstinence-only-until-marriage programs across Florida.
Click Here to read the full report: Sex Education in the Sunshine State: How Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Programs Are Keeping Florida’s Youth in the Dark

Read the highlights from the report to get a quick look at key findings and statistics.
Click Here to read highlights from the report

Read an in-depth blog from the Healthy Teens Network’s Adrienne Kimmell on the state of sex education in Florida.
Click Here to read the blog on RH RealityCheck

Read SIECUS’ press release for the media on the report.                                                                             Click Here to read the press release

Watch a video on sex education policy in Florida, which includes an interview with Healthy Teens Network’s Adrienne Kimmell (length 6:27)

A Wealth of Funds, A Lack of Information: Sex-Education in Florida from RH Reality Check on Vimeo.