Websites For Parents

Links to resources outside of the teachingsexualhealth.ca website are provided for information only and do not imply an endorsement of views, products, or services. Although we regularly review these links, we can’t be certain that they are 100% credible since their content can be changed at any time.

HPV Decision Tool An online tool to help you determine if the HPV vaccination is right for your child, by providing the following information: rates of cancer caused by HPV, myths and facts around the HPV vaccination, and the risks and benefits of the HPV vaccination.

Immunize Alberta- HPV  A website that answers common questions about the HPV vaccine, as well all other childhood vaccines in Alberta.

MediaSmarts Focuses on providing educational resources to help raise a media savvy generation.

NeedHelpNow.ca This site is designed to provide information to youth who have been impacted by a sexual picture/video being shared by peers (sexting).

My Child’s Learning: A Parent Resource (Alberta Education)  provides an overview of Alberta’s curriculum. Here, you’ll discover what your child is learning, how they’re assessed and what resources are available to help them be successful from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

Talking About Sexuality in Calgary Communities (TASCC) provides a venue for Calgary area service providers working with high risk/street youth to access current resources and information that reflects best practice in sexual health education and promotion.

Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights provides resources and information on advocacy, education, services, and international and national policy engagement.

Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) (non-profit organization) Information, resources and support for parents of people who are lesbian, gay, or bisexual.

I Wanna Know (American Social Health Organization) Information on being an “askable” parent. Includes links to teen sites about puberty, STIs, abstinence, decision-making and condom use.

Sexuality and U A Canadian website committed to providing accurate credible and up-to-date information and education on sexual health.

AHS Family and Community Resource Centre Provides a comfortable and supportive environment where families, service providers, and community members can find reliable child health information, receive support, access child health education, and connect with community resources.

Aboriginal Sexual Health  Established by The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada’s (SOGC) Aboriginal Health Initiative to advance culturally safe health & healing.

Promoting Relationships & Eliminating Violence Network (PREVNet) Canada’s authority on bullying. PREVNet is a national network of leading researchers and organizations, working together to stop bullying in Canada.

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