Relationship and Sexuality Education

Education
Nexus NI, alongside The Rainbow Project and Relate NI are delivering free Relationships and Sexuality Education Programmes across Northern Ireland to training agencies, youth clubs and regional colleges Topics include: consent, healthy relationships, sexual orientation, gender identity, puberty, contraception and STIs. Relationships and Sexuality Education focuses on participants needs, providing factual information to address their questions, in an environment which ensures they feel safe enough to discuss their issues free from ridicule and judgement. Some feedback: “Other sexual health programmes try to scare you into not having sex, but this tells you all the risks while letting you know how to have enjoyable, safer sex”. “In my opinion, everything about the programme was interesting, but I was happy to see that more people get taught about LGBTQ+ community”. Nexus NI covers…
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FREE Online Safety and Abuse Awareness Workshops

Education
FREE Online Safety and Abuse Awareness Workshops For the attention of Pastoral Care Teachers: Nexus NI have secured funding in the Fermanagh and Omagh area up to February 2020 (excluding July/August) with much thanks to the The ARN Foundation to deliver FREE Online Safety and Abuse Awareness Workshops. The aim of the workshops are to provide young people with increased awareness regarding the internet and increased knowledge of abuse and ways to limit their risk of being affected by it.  Each pupil would also have increased knowledge of the support available for themselves or someone they know who is affected by abuse. The Online Safety Workshops: These workshops are ready to be booked in now and are offered to class and groupings (minimum of 6 to 30 maximum approximately dependent…
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