Through this website, Family Planning NSW (FPNSW) aims to make reproductive and sexual health information readily available to individuals and organisations at no charge. You are invited to access and share the information, on the condition that the material is not amended or modified in any way and FPNSW is given full acknowledgement.
Commercial products developed by FPNSW are also available through the website. These include books, DVDs and other published resources. These items are subject to full copyright and may not be reproduced except as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968.
Pages, logos, images or files may not be reformatted or reproduced without written agreement from the Chief Executive Officer, Family Planning NSW.
FPNSW publishes a wide range of reproductive and sexual health information and resources. Some of the information is provided at no charge to the community and to professionals and some is sold through the Family Planning NSW Bookshop and through training courses. FPNSW is committed to providing information which is accurate, current, evidence based and appropriate for the audience to which it is targeted. Prior to publication under the FPNSW logo, all materials are subject to extensive peer review including review by specialist professionals working in the field and external consultants as appropriate. Clinical information is reviewed by the FPNSW Clinical Advisory Board.
The information on this site is educational in nature and is not a substitute for advice from a qualified health professional. It is not intended to be used for therapeutic purposes or to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Individuals concerned about any personal reproductive or sexual health issue are encouraged to seek advice and assistance from their health care provider or visit a FPNSW clinic.
While the information published on this website has been prepared by FPNSW staff with all due care, FPNSW does not take any responsibility for the accuracy and suitability of the information provided, nor any liability for the content of any linked site. Information is provided on the understanding that users take responsibility for checking the relevance and accuracy of the information.