Sexual and Reproductive Health
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Sexual health is an important part of your overall physical, mental and emotional health.

Puberty

Pregnancy testing, birth control and counseling

Pregancy testing and sexual health counseling for young women and adults (13 to 25 years of age) is offered at your local Health Centre. You can also speak to your family physician or a walk-in clinic.

Learn more about your options for sexual health.

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Having sex? Thinking about it? Protect yourself and be informed.

Did you know that:

  • STIs can occur any time you have sexual contact.
  • STIs can affect your general health, well-being and ability to have children?
  • It is easier to prevent an STI than to treat one once it has happened.
  • IH offers many services to reduce HIV transmission.

If you think you may have a sexually transmitted disease, visit:

Sexual health resources by community

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Sexual Health Resources for Teachers and PHN 2019 update
expand Region : Kootenays ‎(15)
Cranbrook
Elkford
Golden
Invermere
Kimberley
Nakusp and area
Salmo
expand Region : Okanagan ‎(6)
Enderby and Armstrong
Oliver, Osoyoos, Keremeos, Princeton
Sicamous
expand Region : Thompson Cariboo Shuswap ‎(10)
100 Mile House
Chase
Kamloops
Merritt
Salmon Arm

Other resources

 

 

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