Health Squad provides free comprehensive sexual health education to schools and community groups around the Chicago area. The goal of these lessons is to increase individuals understanding, knowledge, and self-efficacy to make healthy decisions and to reduce risky behaviors. By providing education and increasing an individual's ability to make healthy decisions, we can reduce their chances of contracting a STD, including HIV.
All health education and promotion services provided by Health Squad's are:
The essential minimum content and skills for sexuality education, based on the National Sexuality Education Standards include:
Interested in supporting Health Squad provide comprehensive sexual health education at no charge to Chicagoland students?
Intended for the parents/guardians of students participating in our comprehensive sexual health education programming. This programs parallels our student programming to provide parents/guardians with supplemental education on topics covered in school with their students as well as best practices with answering "tough" student questions at home
Interested in becoming a LGBTQ+ informed educator? This training will help inform you on how to provide safe and supportive environments to LGBTQ+ students.
Don't know how to have "the talk" with your youth? Health Squad can help you prep for the conversation by giving you some tips and tricks to make it through!