Research Study News:
Our research report on ‘Young Wexford People talking about Sex’ was launched in Wexford town on 12th October 2015.
Did you know…
-The legal age of consent in Ireland is 17 – whether you’re a girl, guy, gay, or straight.
-You can’t tell by looking at someone if they have an STI.
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.
For more information on all this and more, check out the Irish Family Planning Association
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.