We envision a healthier Mississippi where teens have access to essential knowledge, skills, resources, and support so they may grow into healthy adults and move Mississippi Forward.

There is overwhelming evidence that young people in Mississippi lack the information and access to health services they need to make healthy decisions about their sexual health.

Mississippi currently has the
3rd highest
teen birth rate and gonorrhea infection rate in the US

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MEET MYCOUNCIL MEMBER – KALLY XU

We are continuing features on our Mississippi Youth Council (MYCouncil) members. MYCouncil is made up of 10 passionate youth activists from across Mississippi that support and promote high-quality comprehensive sex education for all young people. They work to ensure that young people have a voice in the debate around what gets taught in Mississippi schools. Follow MYCouncil…

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MYCouncil 2017 Application

On March 1, 2017, the Mississippi Youth Council (MYCouncil) released their application for their 4th class of passionate youth activists. MYCouncil is made up of 10 youth from across Mississippi that support and promote high-quality comprehensive sex education for all young people. MYCouncil works to ensure that young people have a voice in the debate around…

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