Healthy HCPS is a resource for Hillsborough County Public Schools’ students and parents to learn about sexual health.

This website was created because the school district saw a need when reviewing county data.
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Healthy HCPS is a resource for Hillsborough County Public Schools’ students and parents to learn about sexual health.

This website was created because the school district saw a need when reviewing county data.

Where to go for help?

Links on Healthy HCPS are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only: they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by Hillsborough County Public Schools of any products, services, or opinions of the corporation or organization or individual. Hillsborough County Public Schools bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links.

Healthy Relationships

Relationships can range from healthy to unhealthy to abusive. If you are in an unhealthy relationship, there is help available.

STDs

STDs are infections, passed from one person to another through sexual contact. The causes of STDs are bacteria, viruses, and parasites. 

Condoms & Contraception

Contraceptives, commonly known as birth control, are designed to prevent pregnancy. Contraceptive  have different levels of effectiveness &…

Social Media/Online Safety

Social media is a big part of our lives. Many times it is how we socialize and meet new people. It can be very beneficial and at times…

LGBTQ+

LGBTQ+ is an abbreviation for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and more. Sexual orientation describes a person’s emotional, …

Consent

Only yes means yes! Consent is typically talked about in the context of some kind of sexual or physical activity with a partner.

Links on Healthy HCPS are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only: they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by Hillsborough County Public Schools of any products, services, or opinions of the corporation or organization or individual. Hillsborough County Public Schools bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Contact the external site for answers regarding its content.

This publication was supported by Grant or Cooperative Agreement number 5 NU87PS004293-02-00, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services.