A group of high school girls are trying to make it easier for people to protect themselves from having their drinks spiked with date-rape drugs.
They want to make Smart Straws that will test the drinks on the spot.
contains a variety of articles addressing different aspects of teens' legal concerns, from obtaining protection orders to addressing sexual assault in the school setting.
The focus of the publication is on practical information that will be useful for advocates.
It's more suited for college-age youth, and as a springboard for discussion among youth-serving professionals.
Developed by teens for teens under the auspices of Partners in Prevention Education, this booklet reviews Washington State's laws about the age of consent for sexual activity.
This list provides a sampling of some excellent resources.This short You Tube video is very explicit, but it is hilarious.A young couple on a blind date start talking about consent, and suddenly lawyers appear to negotiate their sexual activities.This article discusses how partners treat each other, and points out potential difficulties in the areas of sexual, physical, and emotional health.Although this curriculum is designed for a specific population, it contains a wealth of information and activities to teach youth about topics such as maintaining personal boundaries, cultural influences, and red flags for dangerous relationships that could be used or adapted for a variety of populations.