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Sex Education Season 3 Is Must-See TV

The Netflix teen comedy series breaks new ground by featuring a lead character with a disability as part of a romantic triangle.

UK Court Rules That Staff May Assist With Hiring Sex Workers

A UK court rules that a support worker who assists a client to find and hire a sex worker isn’t breaking the law.

NPR Investigation Into Sexual Abuse – Text and Audio Formats

This 2018 bombshell series addresses the sexual abuse of people with cognitive disabilities in the USA.

Teen Vogue Magazine Champions Sex Education for Students With Disabilities

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Teen Vogue has been doing some great politically & socially focused journalism lately.

Netflix Series – Love on the Spectrum

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Netflix has launched a new reality TV series following a number of Australians on the autism spectrum as they navigate dating and love.

BC Health Authority Advisory on COVID and Sex

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With COVID going on, many people are curious about how to have safer sex.

I Overcame Domestic Violence Despite My Disability

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COVID and social distancing has made domestic abuse an immediate issue to more and more people.

Our Sexuality, Our Health: A Disabled Advocate’s Guide

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This is a fantastic overview article on sexuality support written by a woman with cerebral palsy.

Disability Advocate Tells His Mum he Hires Sex Workers

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Sex workers – as this episode of the recent Netflix series “Special” demonstrates – can be an important part of the sex lives of some people with disabilities.

Videos From Options For Sexual Health on Safety During COVID

This whole COVID thing is new for all of us. It’s normal to have questions.

UK Community Living Report on Sexuality and Safety

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The Care Quality Commission finds that people are safer when they are empowered to speak openly about sexuality & unwanted sexual behaviour.

Satire Videos From Edmonton’s Self Advocacy Federation

Edmonton’s Self-Advocacy Federation is an advocacy and support organization for adults with cognitive disabilities and their allies. Among many other activit…

Web Resource on Dating & Relationships With Disabilities

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Mencap, a UK-based nonprofit, is celebrating Sexual Health Week 2019 by calling attention to the barriers to accessing sex and relationship education faced b…

Books on Cognitive Disability and Sexuality

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Recently Real Talk teamed up with Burnaby Public Libraries to help our events have even more impact. Following our workshop, attendees got to browse through …

A Mum’s Take on Reproductive Rights for her Daughter With a Disability

In this article from The Mighty, a mother talks about her reaction to well-intentioned friends’ suggestion that her 10-year-old daughter could benefit from…

Cripping Up Sex With Eva – A Great Sex Ed Website

Eva Sweeney didn’t get into sex education because she wanted to help people or become a teacher. Rather, it was because she didn’t find any applicable inform…

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