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01 May 2019... This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing a medical termination, including a consultation with a doctor, medications you will take and where these steps take place.
01 Jan 2019... An introductory video explaining the different contraception methods, how they work and where to access them.
01 Aug 2018... This translated website explains in simple ways about hepatitis C transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis C to what is does to a person's body, where to get help and advice and how to avoid giving it to someone.
01 Jun 2022... This translated fact sheet explains the available options for using a worry free contraception that suits an individual as their best protection against unplanned pregnancy. It gives brief descriptions of the options and how effective each type is.
This factsheet lists the different types of contraceptions and where you can get it.
01 Sep 2018... The African Women's Clinic is a nurse-led clinic staffed by women's health nurses experienced in providing care for women who have experienced female circumcision or traditional cutting. This fact sheet explains what to expect if you are attending this clinic.
01 Sep 2018... This fact sheet is for women attending the African Women's Clinic to reverse their circumcision. It tells women how to use the anaesthetic cream provided before their procedure. Female circumcision is also known as female genital cutting
01 Oct 2020... Herpes is a common STI, caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and can be passed on by skin-to skin contact during sexual contact. This fact sheet explains what Herpes is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Oct 2020... Mycoplasma genitalium (MG) is a bacterial infection which can be passed on during sex without a condom. This fact sheet explains what mycoplasma genitalium is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Dec 2018... This video tells a client's story of overcoming barriers to accessing reproductive and sexual health care when visiting Family Planning NSW for contraception. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.
01 May 2019... LARC methods provide temporary, safe, cost-effective contraception which can last from 3 and up to 10 years depending on the type. They include the intrauterine device and the contraceptive implant.
01 Mar 2013... Information about non-gonococcal urethritis, a common sexually transmitted infection in men, including causes, prevention and complications. Includes information about how to use a condom correctly.
Easy English book about sex and the law.
A community brochure designed for migrants and refugees on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections.
This factsheet is about your health when you have sex.
Bilingual factsheet on the emergency contraceptive pill or ECP (sometimes wrongly called the 'morning after pill'). Information on how the ECP works, how to take it, possible side effects and where it can be purchased. NSW contact details.
Bilingual information sheet about the male condom, including what a condom is, how it works, how to use it, side effects and where to get them. NSW contact details.
This translated brochure provides information on emergency contraception. It includes information about what the 'Emergency Pill' is, how it works, side effects, when to expect periods, other options and advice on protecting oneself.
Hand in hand: partnering with spiritual leaders in preventing HIV transmissions and eliminating stigma in migrant and refugee communities
01 Oct 2014... This translated tip sheet resource provides spiritual leaders with insights on how they can contribute to preventing HIV transmission and address HIV stigma in communities and congregations. It encourages the establishment of stronger partnerships between service providers and faith-based institutions in addressing HIV stigma in high prevalence migrant and refugee communities.
This factsheet explains what a Sexually Transmissible Infection and a Blood Borne Virus is and who you should see if you think you have been infected.
01 May 2019... An overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia is presented in this fact sheet. Using contraception can help you prevent a pregnancy. Different methods may suit you at different times in your life.
01 Aug 2018... This translated website explains in simple ways about Sexually Transmissible Infection transmission and treatment. The information explains STI's, how to get an STI and what it does to a person's body, when a person should get tested and how to avoid giving it to someone.
01 Oct 2020... Chlamydia is a very common bacterial STI which can be passed on during sex without a condom or other barrier method. This fact sheet explains what Chlamydia is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 May 2019... This fact sheet describes the process for undergoing surgical abortion, including pre- and post- surgical assessment and care.
01 Jun 2022... If you're having sex and you don't want to get pregnant, you need to use contraception. Long acting reversible contraception, such as intra uterine devices (IUDs), contraceptive implants and contraceptive injections, may be the choice for you.
01 May 2021... Infosheet on men's sexual health, including information on the reproductive system and sexual health problems in plain English.
This factsheet explains under what circumstances it is legally ok to have sex.
This factsheet explains what a Sexual Transmissible Infection and a Blood Borne Virus are, how you can get them, how you can find out whether you have one and how you can protect yourself from STIs and BBVs.
01 Oct 2017... This is part of a series of videos about periods, pregnancy and contraception, for newly arrived migrant and refugee women in Australia. This video provides general information. Please speak to a health professional for appropriate individual advice.
15 Jun 2022... A fact sheet about vulval and vaginal health (female private parts). It is important to look after your vulva and vagina. Conditions that affect this area are common and easy to treat, but you can talk to your doctor if you are worried.
01 Mar 2023... This fact sheet for providers outlines the changes to human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination under the National Immunisation Program (NIP) in 2023.
01 May 2012... This translated brochure provides information on pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), an infection of the uterus (womb), fallopian tubes and/or ovaries in women. It covers the causes of pelvic inflammatory disease in women, and how to prevent and treat it.
01 Oct 2020... Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) attacks the immune system which makes it difficult for the body to fight infections. This fact sheet explains what HIV is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Dec 2019... This booklet summarises the most current information on HIV, connecting community members with health service providers in NSW. It explains what it means to have HIV as well as ways to protect yourself from getting HIV and passing it on to others.
01 Nov 2016... This leaflet outlines in simple and visually attractive points the benefits of starting treatment for people living with HIV.
01 Aug 2018... This website can tell you about hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV and STIs.
01 Aug 2018... This translated website explains in simple ways about HIV transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis B to what is does to a person's body, the difference between HIV and AIDS, and how to avoid giving it to someone.
01 Dec 2018... This video tells a client's story of overcoming barriers to accessing reproductive and sexual health care when visiting Family Planning NSW for cervical screening. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.
01 Oct 2020... Bacterial vaginosis as a bacterial infection caused by change in normal balance of vaginal bacteria.This fact sheet explains what BV is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on common vaginal discharge and vulval conditions - contact numbers only valid in NSW
01 Jun 2022... A translated resource about emergency contraception. If you had sex without contraception, or had problems with your regular method (missed pills, broken condom), emergency contraception can help prevent unplanned pregnancy. This resource explains what types of emergency contraception there are and what they are as well as possible side effects.
01 Aug 2019... This factsheet gives an overview of the methods of contraception available in Australia. It is important to choose the one that is right for you. To find the best one speak with a doctor or nurse.
01 May 2019... Medium acting methods last over a period of weeks or months and include the contraceptive injection and the vaginal ring. Short acting methods are taken every day and include the combined contraceptive pill and the mini pill.
01 Oct 2020... Pelvic inflammatory disease is inflammation or infection of the reproductive system in the pelvis. This fact sheet explains what pelvic inflammatory disease is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated and where you can get help.
01 Oct 2020... Post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is a HIV medication which is taken within 72 hours of possible exposure to HIV infection and is taken for 28 days. This fact sheet explains what PEP is, how you can get it and where you can get help.
01 Nov 2016... This fact sheet provides information about Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. PrEP is another way to protect yourself from getting HIV.
01 Oct 2020... PrEP is medication used to prevent HIV. This fact sheet explains what PrEP is, how you can get it and where you can get help.
01 Oct 2020... Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a harmless skin infection caused by a virus and can be passed on by skin-to-skin contact. This fact sheet explains what molluscum contagiosum is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Dec 2018... Glossary on Sexual Health in Easy English with a lot of illustrations.
01 Dec 2018... This booklet explains what female circumcision is, what health issues it can cause, in which countries it is practised, the types of female circumcision and lists the support services for women, girls and families across Australia.
This factsheet explains what HPV is, its symptoms, how you can get it, how you can prevent it and what you need to do if you think you have HPV.
Gonorrhoea is a common STI caused by bacteria and can be passed on during sex without a condom. This fact sheet explains what Gonorrhoea is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
Your Body, Your Choice is a multi-language resource about sexual assault.The factsheet contains important information for people who have experienced sexual assault. This is an adaptation of a resource produced by City of Sydney, Redfern Legal Centre and StudyNSW to suit the Queensland context.
01 Oct 2020... Syphilis is a bacterial STI and can be passed on through skin-to-skin contact. This fact sheet explains what syphilis is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on contraceptive injection - contact numbers only valid in NSW
Bilingual fact sheet about the copper IUD form of contraception. The sheet includes information about what the copper IUD is, how it works, possible side effects and how it is inserted and removed. NSW contact details.
01 May 2017... This leaflet explain the difference between HIV and AIDS, how HIV is transmitted and how it affects the immune system.
Making your own decision about how you want to live your sexual life is important. It means looking after yourself and deciding what's right for you.
For people who have been sexually assaulted, it is a major experience and they can have many difficulties afterwards. There is no right or wrong way to feel after experiencing a sexual assault. It may take a long time to recover and feel okay again. It is important to look after yourself and to get help if you need it.
01 May 2020... Easy English book about STIs and how to avoid them.
01 Sep 2018... This fact sheet is specifically for women attending the African Women's Clinic. The procedure to reverse your circumcision is called deinfibulation. This fact sheet explains what to expect on the day of the procedure and how to look after yourself at home.
Genital warts is a common STI caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and can be passed on by skin-to-skin contact during sex. This fact sheet explains what Genital warts & HPV is, how you can get it, their symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 May 2019... What does an STI/BBV check-up involve?
Easy English book about your rights to sex and health.
01 Oct 2020... Sexually transmissible infections (STIs) can affect anyone who's sexually active. Some infections can be treated to keep you and your partners healthy. There are many things you can do to stay STI free.
01 Aug 2018... This translated website explains in simple ways about hepatitis B transmission and treatment. The information included ranges from what it is and how to get hepatitis B to what is does to a person's body, where to get help and advice and how to avoid giving it to someone.
01 May 2017... Real stories from people living with HIV and AIDS (PLHIV).
Information on how and where to get an HIV test.
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on the contraceptive implant - contact numbers only valid in NSW
01 Jun 2022... Using a worry free contraception that suits you is your best protection against unplanned pregnancy. Contraceptive pills are the options discussed in this fact sheet.
A bilingual fact sheet about the female condom, including how it works as contraception, how effective it is, and how to insert and remove it. NSW contact details.
01 May 2017... This leaflets provides an overview of health services available in Australia with a focus on people living with HIV/AIDS.
01 Oct 2020... Thrush is a common infection caused by an overgrowth of yeasts which naturally occur in the vagina.This fact sheet explains what thrush is, what causes it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
Bilingual information sheet on the Vaginal Ring form of contraception. Information covered includes how it works, how to use it, potential side effects and what to do if you forget to use it. NSW contact details.
Bilingual information sheet about vasectomy including what vasectomy is, how it works, side effects and where to get them. NSW contact details.
01 May 2019... Sexually Transmissible Infections (STIs) & Blood Borne Viruses (BBVs) can affect anybody who has any type of sex. By having the correct information and learning about how these infections are transmitted, everyone has an opportunity to reduce their risk.
14 Nov 2022... This resource answers some commonly asked questions about libido, or sex drive. What is libido? What can affect a person's libido? When does high or low libido become an issue?
This booklet is a guide for women and girls who have been circumcised and are in need of support.
This factsheet lists diversity in sexuality in Easy English with a lot of illustrations.
01 Dec 2018... This video tells a client's story of visiting Family Planning NSW for sexually transmissible infection (STI) testing and treatment. The video aims to increase health literacy and promote access to reproductive and sexual health care.
01 May 2019... Emergency contraception methods include a pill which is taken up to five days after unprotected sex to reduce the chance of becoming pregnant, or having an intrauterine device fitted within five days of unprotected sex.
Bilingual information sheet on Tubal Sterilisation, which is a permanent form of contraception. It is an operation that women can have so that they cannot become pregnant. NSW contact details.
Contraception means prevention of pregnancy. There are a number of different methods and it is important to choose one that best meets your needs and circumstances.
Contents: What is chlamydia? How do you catch chlamydia? How do you know if you have been infected with chlamydia? Is there a test for chlamydia? What is the treatment for chlamydia? Are there any complications? Do sexual partners need treatment? How is chlamydia prevented?
Bilingual factsheet on basic information on the pill as a contraceptive - contact numbers only valid in NSW.
01 May 2019... This fact sheet provides general information about abortion and a comparison of the two methods: medical and surgical.
01 May 2019... Barrier methods of contraception include the male and female condom and the diaphragm.
01 May 2017... A glossary of terminology used in relation to HIV/AIDS, translated into 8 languages.
Information about the hormone-releasing inter-uterine device (IUD) form of contraception (MIRENA®). This fact sheet includes information on what an IUD is, how it works, how it is fitted and removed, who can (and can't) use it, and possible side effects. NSW contact details.
01 Oct 2020... Urethritis is the term used to describe inflammation in the urethra. This fact sheet explains what urethritis is, how you can get it, its symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Oct 2020... Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are caused by microorganisms (bacteria) that can cause an infection in the bladder and other parts of the urinary tract (such as the kidneys). This fact sheet explains what urinary tract infections are, how you can get them, their symptoms, how it is tested and treated, how you can protect yourself and where you can get help.
01 Oct 2017... This is part of a series of videos about periods, pregnancy and contraception, for newly arrived migrant and refugee women in Australia. This video provides general information about periods.
01 Sep 2018... This translated fact sheet explains how PrEP is an extra way to protect yourself from getting HIV/AIDS. It outlines what is it and for it is for, how long one has to take it before being protected, side effects, trying to get pregnant and taking PrEP while on other medications.
This factsheet explains what sex is in Easy English and with a lot of illustrations.
The vulva is the delicate, hairless skin and tissue surrounding the vagina. You need to treat it with care, as it's prone to irritation.
16 Feb 2022... STIs are silent diseases that can potentially affect anyone - let's talk about it.
25 Nov 2022... Information on abortion including medical and surgical abortion, what you can expect, how much it costs and where to get support.
01 Mar 2022... Information about periods, what is it, why it happens and when.
A video about sexual health and rights.
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