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Healthy Sexuality Resources for Elementary Educators

Healthy Sexuality involves making wise and informed choices to avoid taking unnecessary chances. It means taking responsibility for reproductive health and feeling comfortable with one’s sexual identity.Students need every opportunity to learn sexual health information that is accurate and inclusive to assist them in making informed decisions.

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit Sexual Health Program has reviewed the Ontario Curriculum, Grades 1-8, Health and Physical Education 2015 and created curriculum supports for educators that align with the Healthy Living Strand. The healthy sexuality resources included are identified as a reference for educators.  You will need to follow your board/school directions related to delivery of curriculum and selection of materials that are appropriate for student handout.

The Healthy Sexuality Educator Resource is updated as new resources become available, please check back for updates regularly. If you have any questions or can provide additional resources please feel free to contact the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit Sexual Health Program at 705-721-7520 or toll free 1-877-721-7520.
We offer a variety of services to support student health and sexuality, including confidential sexual health clinics, counseling and phone support.
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