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Sex and teenagers

There are a number of things that you can try to help your teenager navigate sex, consent and sexual relationships. If you'd like to understand more about what most young people are doing, read our fact sheet on sex, consent and teenagers.

Otherwise, see below for some ideas on what you can do to help your teenager make decisions about sex and consent.

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Talking to your teenager about sex

Many teenagers are already thinking about sex. Find out what you need to know.

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