Outreach

October is Youth Justice Action Month #YJAM! Join us in helping to spread the word to your networks about the Consensus Statement and the larger movement for juvenile justice and the sexual health rights for youth in state custody.


NEW VIDEO: SHYAC Hits the Streets for #YJAM

It's Youth Justice Action Month and CHLP staffers Amir Sadeghi and Jacob Schneider hit the streets of New York City to talk to young people to talk about how they learned about sexual health...and how they think we should address the needs of youth in state custody.



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Sample Tweets

Sexual health care services are an essential part of basic health care, particularly for young people relying on state agencies for their needs. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

Sexual health care and literacy programs are not only essential building blocks of a healthy adulthood--they are legally required! Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

We must hold state agencies accountable to the young people they serve by providing sexual health care and literacy programs. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

The widespread lack of sexual health care, despite high rates of STIs and sexual abuse, is an ethical and public health failure. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

State policy makers must meet their legal and ethical obligations to youth in their care and custody by providing basic sexual health care. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

No jurisdiction has statewide policies guaranteeing young people services protecting their health and preventing abuse based on bias and misinformation. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth

Lack of comprehensive sexual health care contributes to poor mental health outcomes and high rates of HIV, STIs, unplanned pregnancy and violence. Sign the #SHYAC Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. shyac.org #YJAM #HealthRights4Youth


Facebook Posts

October is Youth Justice Action Month #YJAM. Join the Sexual Health Youth Advocacy Coalition #SHYAC in demanding sexual health care and literacy programs for youth in state custody. They are the essential building blocks of a healthy adulthood--and they are legally required! Endorse the Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody today! http://www.shyac.org #HealthRights4Youth

Providing comprehensive sexual and reproductive health care services is smart adolescent and public health policy. This October, join the Sexual Health Youth Advocacy Coalition #SHYAC in marking Youth Justice Action Month #YJAM by endorsing our Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody. http://www.shyac.org #HealthRights4Youth

Sexual health care services are an essential part of basic health care, particularly for young people relying on state agencies for their needs. This month is Youth Justice Action Month #YJAM, there’s no better time to join in this Sexual Health Youth Advocacy Coalition #SHYAC call to action demanding sexual health care and literacy programs for youth in state custody. Endorse the Consensus Statement on the Sexual Health Rights of Youth in State Custody today! http://www.shyac.org #HealthRights4Youth


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