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Getting Involved

How would you go about helping young people in your area get involved in this cause? (Sex and relationships) What rewards could result in their involvement? What challenges might you face in getting them involved? How would you increase their dedication and commitment to this cause? How would you inspire them to continue to be involved in projects such as these?

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The solution below should get you started. In this particular task you are being asked to reflect on ways you could make a difference in the lives of youth in your community. This essentially is asking you to present an advocacy. I suggest using this simple outline:

1. Advocacy - 100 words
2. Action on advocacy - 150 words

Teen Sexuality - Youth at Risk

The youth in the community that I am a part of are just like the youth in the rest of America - they are active in life and are in that phase of their lives where they are discovering the ups and downs of relationships with friends and with intimate partners - boyfriends, girlfriends - being young and 'in love'. While it is no doubt an exciting phase, intimate sexual activities among the youth can lead to a number of issues for those who engage in it if they do not have a contextual understanding of what relationships are, the risks of having intimate sexual relations with a singular or multiple partners (both medical and psychological) as well as the risk of youth ...

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The solution discusses how to get young people involved in the cause.