The Adolescent Sexual Health Work Group (ASHWG) is an organized collaborative of governmental and non-governmental organizations to promote and protect the sexual and reproductive health of youth in California. ASHWG is comprised of program managers from the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), California Department of Education (CDE), and key non-governmental organizations (NGO) committed to working more effectively to address the sexual and reproductive health of California adolescents.
To improve sexual and reproductive health outcomes and health equity among California youth.
To increase access to exemplary sexual health education among California youth.
To increase access to sexual and reproductive health services among California youth.
To promote positive youth development and healthy relationships among California youth.