Sexual Health Services (SHS)

Sexual Health Services (SHS)
  • Sexual Health Services (SHS) is identified by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as one of the essential components for an effective adolescent health program.  CDC recommends that a comprehensive program will include:

    • Anticipatory guidance for prevention including delaying the onset of sexual activity
    • Promoting HIV and STD testing, counseling and treatment, and the dual use of condoms and highly effective contraceptives among sexually active adolescents
    • HIV and STD testing, counseling, and referral
    • Pregnancy testing
    • HPV vaccinations
     
  • Contact Information:

    Adolescent Health Programs Office
    Delaware Department of Education
    35 Commerce Way, Suite 1
    Dover, DE 19901
    Phone: 302-857-3356
    Fax: 302-739-6397