FPA news

January 17th, 2018

Parents, frustrated that their children currently face a postcode lottery when it... Read more

November 23rd, 2017

Unless you’re one of the lucky ones, when it comes to relationships and sex education (RSE) at school, it’s likely that you have been left in the dark.

It’s also likely that your school has been left in the dark too as the current government guidance for schools was created in 2000,... Read more

September 13th, 2017

For FPA’s national Sexual Health Week, parents are calling on schools to teach the subjects their children need in order to develop healthy relationships and stay safe online.

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September 11th, 2017

For sexual health charity FPA’s national Sexual Health Week (11-17 September), parents are calling on schools to teach the subjects that their children need to know in order to develop healthy relationships and stay safe online.

In a survey carried out by FPA:

Sexual health, SRE, Statistics
July 18th, 2017

The Digital Economy Minister, Matt Hancock MP, yesterday formally started the countdown to the introduction of age-verification processes for online pornography in the UK by April 2018. This aims to... Read more

May 31st, 2017

A study titled ‘The effect of spending cuts on teen pregnancy’ has been published in the Journal of Health Economics by David Paton (Nottingham University Business School) and Liam Wright (University... Read more

Contraception, SRE, Teenage pregnancy
May 23rd, 2017

Sexual health charity FPA is calling on all political parties to commit to reduce the UK’s teenage pregnancy rate.

The most recent teenage pregnancy statistics (... Read more

Teenage pregnancy, Statistics, Spending, SRE
October 25th, 2016

A new report, 'Going beyond biology: Why we need comprehensive sex and relationships education (SRE)', will be launched in Parliament this evening.

The report sets out why young people want high quality SRE and why statutory status is the best way to ensure that it is available for... Read more

May 17th, 2016

Know It, Own ItToday the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) launches its campaign Know It, Own It, calling for... Read more

February 10th, 2016

FPA is disappointed by the Government’s decision today not to act on the Education Select Committee’s recommendation to make personal social health and economic (PSHE) education a statutory subject.... Read more