Charity Status for student-led sex-education organisation Sexpression:UK

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Charity Status for student-led sex-education organisation Sexpression:UK. 

April 22, 2016

London, UK: Sexpression:UK, a student organisation that empowers young people to make informed decisions about sex and relationships by running comprehensive sex and relationship sessions, has been  granted charity status.

Sexpression:UK is a nationwide organisation that is run by university students and has been running for 16 years. The organisation has 25 groups across the UK with approximately 1000 volunteers.

In 2015 the organisation reached over 9000 young people mainly in secondary schools and youth groups and ran 405 workshops. The workshops included topics such as sex, relationships and abuse as well as issues surrounding consent, sexual orientation and gender identity, STIs, safer sex, and contraception. 

Rebecca Ryce, National Director of Sexpression:UK says, “We are very excited about being granted charity status. This is a huge milestone for us as an organisation, and we believe this will make it easier for us continue providing a high quality service for young people as well as making it easier to spread the word about the work we do. ”

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For more information please contact:

Jennifer Dhingra, Externals Director:

press@sexpression.org.uk

 

Note to Editors:

Sexpression:UK are sponsored by Durex and webmed pharmacy.            

Sexpression:UK Website: http://sexpression.org.uk/

Photographs available on request.