Content Tagged With: 'Youth'

With the purpose of assessing community needs, and provide information to enhance our ability to serve African Francophone newcomer communities, this report presents findings from the perspectives of youth, parents, community leaders, and service providers. These are followed by recommendations...
Type: Resource
Topics: research, Immigrant, Youth, parents
What types of sexual health education are the most effective at helping adolescents protect themselves against unwanted pregnancy and STI?The primary goals of sexual health education are to avoid negative sexual health outcomes and to enhance sexual health. A considerable body of scientific...
Type: Article
Topics: educators, Youth
As if all the changes to your body weren’t enough, you’ll notice that your emotions are changing too.You might begin to have new interests, concerns and new ideas you want to express. You might also find that sometimes you feel moody. You might feel terrific one minute and down in the dumps the...
Type: Article
Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
Part of growing up is learning to juggle many kinds of relationships –family, friends and others.Every person has many different kinds of relationships. Some relationships are more personal than others. As you grow up, your relationships with your family and your friends are different from when you...
Type: Article
Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
How can we start those very important conversations about sexuality with our children?  Firstly, you need to remember that you have been the primary sexuality educator your children since they were babies.  Children first learn about sexuality from the hugs and cuddles we give them as babies and...
Type: Article
Topics: parents, teenagers, teens, communication, values, Youth
Sexual Health Education - Influencing Behaviour Educators used to provide only sexuality information, hoping that knowledge would affect behaviour.  We know that providing information alone is a poor use of our limited sexuality education time.  In order to influence healthy choices, educators have...
Type: Article
Topics: educators, Youth
FRENCH: This booklet gives general information about puberty and is aimed at youth and teenagers. Some frank language is used to explain the facts. Reprinted with permission from Healthy Child Manitoba Office, 2013.Copies of pamphlets can be ordered at: http://www.gov.mb.ca/healthychild/...
Type: Resource
Topics: Youth, teens, teen clinics, teenagers, puberty
This booklet gives general information about puberty and is aimed at youth and teenagers. Some frank language is used to explain the facts. Reprinted with permission from Healthy Child Manitoba Office, 2013.Copies of pamphlets can be ordered at: http://www.gov.mb.ca/healthychild/publications/index....
Type: Resource
Topics: Youth, puberty, teens, teenagers
Growing up means that you will experience lots of changes.You will grow and mature in your own way and at your own pace.Somewhere between the ages of about 8 and 16 puberty will begin. Puberty means lots of changes - in your body, in your feelings and in the relationships you have with others. You’...
Type: Article
Topics: Youth, puberty, teenagers, teens
Everyone grows at their own rate.In puberty, you can have growth spurts and grow several inches in a short time. These spurts might give you sore, achy muscles (growing pains). You might also feel clumsy while you get used to your new size. You might suddenly find that you're a head taller or...
Type: Article
Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty

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