Friendship is a really important part of growing up. And for many young people their friends are everything! But what is being a good friend all about and what would happen if your bestie was doing something risky or even dangerous?
Different LGBT communities may use different words to describe themselves. This glossary provides an overview of some common terms used by many LGBT people.
Gallery walls are everywhere on Pinterest and can be seen by all over Insta’. They are the latest teen bedroom must-have, and they are super easy to make.
Porn literacy is about asking questions which can help young people better understand the impact sexualised materials can have on relationships and lives.
Laurie Elle started sharing on social media when she was just fourteen years old, she now has almost 4 million followers and won PLT TikTok star of the year. A professional dancer from Manchester, Laurie shares 15-second clips of her dance creations and TikTok trends alongside fashion, beauty and lifestyle post.
If you are using social media, it is important to remember that you have be respectful online – just the same as you do in person. It is also very important that you understand the legal consequences of your online behaviours.
The age of consent is the legal age when people can engage in sexual activity. In the UK, the age of consent is 16-years-old. This is the same regardless of the person’s gender or sexuality.
Every relationship is different, but no matter who your relationship is with, it’s important to first have a good relationship with yourself.
With all the changes happening to your body as you grow up, it is even more important that you take care of yourself. It can be helpful to start to think about: eating well and exercise, personal hygiene and your mental and emotional wellbeing.
Vaginal discharge is fluid that comes from the vagina. You might see this on the toilet paper when you wipe, or in your underwear. It has several purposes: cleaning and lubricating the vagina, and helping to prevent infections.