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Action For Equity: Sexual And Reproductive Health Week

Health & wellbeing

Sep 13, 2021

We’re putting the spotlight on sexual and reproductive health across our social media channels – Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn – using the hashtag #SexualReproductiveHealthWeek. Here are links to further information and resources mentioned in those posts, all in one spot!

Day 1: Consent And Respectful Relationship

Take Up Space from GenWest. Episodes cover: Mental health and wellbeing, sexual wellbeing, healthy relationships. Additional resources linked to each episode on website.

Dating in Australia from Family Planning Victoria.

Day 2: STI Prevention And Treatment

What Works to Stop HIV from Thorne Harbour Health.

Centre for Culture, Ethnicity and Health created a series of quick videos busting myths about sexual and reproductive health. Find out more about CEH’s work on their website.

Day 3 & 4: Your Right To Access Quality Sexual Healthcare

Better Health Channel – Victorian Government website with information about sexual and reproductive health in 20 languages.

Rainbow Network – Find a service for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, intersex, trans and gender diverse young Victorians.

SEXtember Zine from 1800 My Options.

Day 5: Safer Sexting

Am I old enough? Information Booklet from Victoria Legal Aid

What is the Action for Equity partnership?

Action for Equity: a sexual and reproductive health strategy for Melbourne’s west 2018-2022 is a four-year sexual and reproductive health promotion plan, developed to redress the social determinants of sexual and reproductive health inequities experienced by a range of communities in the region. It follows the ambitious yet highly successful Action for Equity 2013-2017, a strategy which supported law reform, successful social marketing, workforce development and at least 17 new health promotion programs across the region.


Read more about our Action for Equity partnership here.

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