If your girlfriend is under 16 years of age and you are sexually intimate with her, then you are breaking the law as she is under the age of legal consent. Although there are only three years’ difference between you and your girlfriend, there can be a big difference in maturity and development between the ages of 14 and 17.
It’s really normal to wonder about this, especially because it can seem like sex is talked about a lot. You may see lots of things about sex in the media, so you might feel you’re surrounded by it. It doesn’t necessarily mean everyone is having sex! Sex is different for each person, and yes – it can...
We talk about managing privacy, respect and getting help when things get tricky within families.
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The whole safe sex thing can be quite confusing and scary - especially avoiding pregnancy.