WeARE committed to providing complete, accurate, factual, and developmentally appropriate information on human sexuality topics ranging from puberty to abstinence to contraception. Our monthly education series for at-risk youth began in 2015. The SxTalks series brings professionals from across the state and the city to cover important reproductive health topics.

SxTalk Topics

  • Birth Control Methods
  • Condoms
  • Consent 101
  • Healthy Relationships
  • HIV
  • HPV
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Pregnancy
  • Sex Trafficking
  • Sexting
  • STD vs. STI

SxTalks at TheShop

In partnership with TheShop WeARE provides SxTalks to at-risk youth. TheShop is a nonprofit organization committed to supporting youth in the Brainerd Lakes Area by providing community support as they transition into independence and adulthood. Learn more about TheShop and the SxTalk partnership.

SxTalks at TheShop Fall 2017 Schedule

  • 9/14/ – Wellness
  • Facilitator: Jane Brekken
  • 10/12 – Catching STD’s from Toilet Seats and Other STI Myths
  • Facilitator: Rural Aide Action Network
  • 11/8 – Teenage Sex Trafficking
  • Facilitator: Lutheran Social Services
  • 12/13 – Holiday Event
  • Facilitator: Sue Hadland

Organize a SxTalk

Have youth you are working with that could benefit from the SxTalk program? We are looking for additional community partners to expand this program. Please Contact Us to learn more about a partnership and the program.