Research study news:
Our research report on ‘Young Wexford People talking about Sex’ was launched in Wexford town on 12th October 2015.
The full report along with a summary report is now available here.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for any queries in relation to the report.
Did you know…
- The burden of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) is greatest among young people under the age of 25.
- The most frequently reported STIs in Ireland are chlamydia – comprising over half of all reported cases – followed by anogenital warts, gonorrhoea, and herpes.
- In 2012, the Irish Family Planning Association held a Safer Sex Youth Competition – check out the three winning videos/posters HERE.
- The largest study of young people’s sexual behaviour and attitudes, Understanding Teenage Sexuality in Ireland* (also known as the Hyde Report), was done in 2004 and features interviews and information from 226 students across the country.
We’ve been featured in the following articles and interviews:
If you are a member of the press and would like to talk to someone about the study, please contact Clare Williams, Manager of the Wexford Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Service, on 1800 330033.