Championing healthy relationships

and sexual wellbeing


4th June 2019

In May 2019, members of the ACET family gathered together in Kingston upon Thames, for a series of workshops to share best practice, learn from and support each other.

Representatives from Nigeria, Zimbabwe, India, Slovakia, Ukraine, Belarus, Czech Republic, Ireland and the UK attended, and members of the ACET family in Russia and Uganda...

8th April 2019

Welcome to the latest issue of Salt and Light

Supporting a child in becoming a safe, healthy and responsible individual is a huge, and sometimes scary, part of being a parent or carer. You are primarily responsible, and best placed, for influencing their attitudes, beliefs, knowledge and skills - including those...

8th April 2019

Our parents' workshops are designed to equip parents and carers to talk with their families about relationships and sex confidently, in a positive and age appropriate way.

During the workshops, we:

  • look at the social landscape children and young people are growing up in;
  • explore the importance of meeting children...
8th April 2019

Since its publication in February, there’s been much debate about the Department of Education’s updated guidance for relationships education, relationships and sex education (RSE) and health education.

One topic of contention has been parents’ rights to withdraw their child from RSE: with an online petition sparking a parliamentary...

8th April 2019

Marion qualified as an acet UK volunteer in December 1992 and carried out home care visits for HIV and AIDS patients in the London Borough of Harrow. Thank you so much Marion for sharing these photographs, and for being such an important part of the acet UK story.


11th January 2019

The socio-economic military crisis in Ukraine, compounded by political restriction, has resulted in cuts for funding for education and health, including combating HIV.


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4th December 2018

A huge 'thank you' to everyone who took part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge over the past few days. Together we raised a fantastic £15,816! 

All the money raised will be used to support young people through our Esteem project in 2019: promoting positive relationships; challenging unhealthy perspectives about relationships and sex; ...

2nd December 2018

Each member of the team has done a challenge to help raise money for acet UK in the Big Give Christmas Challenge. Each challenge was themed around the number 30, as acet UK is celebrating its 30th year. Watch the video below to see what they got up to.

  • Sarah and Esther had a 30 minute silent disco...