About Us

For those of you who want to know the serious facts behind sextxt™…

sextxt™ was developed to provide accurate information and advice for Australian youth on sex, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), contraception, sexual health services and more.

The service is an Australian first in delivering sexual health information via SMS text message in a private and timely way.

The sextxt™ website provides additional info on sexual health topics to ensure young people are fully equipped with the facts they need.

sextxt™ has been designed with the aims of educating youth on sexual health issues and reducing rates of unplanned pregnancy and STIs.

The program is an initiative of Marie Stopes International, a not-for-profit sexual and reproductive healthcare provider with centres in the ACT, Queensland, New South Wales and Western Australia.

The organisation offers a range of services including abortion, vasectomy, STI check ups and contraception.

Surplus proceeds from Australian activities support the work of the Marie Stopes International PartnershipMarie Stopes International Partnership, which delivers sexual and reproductive health services to over four million people in 37 countries worldwide.