Championing healthy relationships

and sexual wellbeing


8th November 2016

We hope you are encouraged by the stories in this latest edition of Salt and Light. Your gifts make a difference in so many people’s lives – thank you so much for your continued support.

A second chance for sex workers in Zimbabwe: With unemployment hovering around 90%, more and more Zimbabwean women resort to sex work...

13th October 2016

We are looking for youth workers, who share our passion for equipping young people with the knowledge and skills they need to make informed and wise decisions about relationships and sex. If you are up for the challenge, read more about our vacancies here.

12th October 2016

Watch our short video below about the new HIV statistics from Public Health England.






17th September 2016

This year our acet UK Esteem conference took place in two venues – in London, on September 13th, and Leicester, on the 16th.

Both conferences had the same timetable of excellent RSE content from leaders in the field. Bethany McDonald, from The Naked Truth, shared her...

14th September 2016

Check out our new video here. We asked some young people what they thought about the Esteem sessions they received, what activities they liked best and what they had learned.


7th September 2016

Today we have been filming with Bethany MacDonald, from the Naked Truth, to create a new resource. The final resource will be made available to our Esteem network of relationships and sex educators, to use with young people to help them discuss and analyse the potential effects of...

14th July 2016

Yesterday, the two lead Police Youth Engagement Officers for Cheshire, PC Amy Fletcher and PC Jane Commins, led an interactive workshop for acet UK, about ‘Sex and the Law.’

As relationships and sex educators, we are regularly asked questions like “Is it illegal if…?”; “Would someone get in trouble for…?” or -...

24th May 2016

We recently ran our first batch of training for our Esteem Network members in London and in Manchester, which was developed to give educators the confidence and skills necessary to deliver the Esteem Boys' Project in their own contexts.

The training takes educators through the content of the project session by session and includes tips...