Promotes the sexual health of individuals, families and communities by advocating sound policies and practices and educating the public, professionals and policy makers, in order to foster healthy sexual behaviors and relationships and prevent adverse health outcomes.
SIECUS works to make sure that sexuality information, knowledge, and skills are within everybody's reach. SIECUS staff and board members provide testimony at governmental hearings; distribute information to state, local and national policymakers; work with school boards across America; and advocate for sexual health and education through public speaking, workshops, seminars, and publications. Guidelines, policy documents and more are available online.
Advocates for Youth works both in the United States and in developing countries with a sole focus on adolescent reproductive and sexual health. The site includes lesson plans, evaluated program descriptions, research guides, and advocacy information.