Always Meet and Stay in Public Meet for the first few times in a populated, public place – never in a private or remote location and never at your date’s home or apartment.If your date pressures you, end the date and leave at once.
It’s important to keep a clear mind and avoid anything that might place you at risk.
Be aware that bad actors might try to take advantage of you by altering your beverage(s) with synthetic substances.
Vaccinate The risk of contracting some STI’s can be reduced through vaccination. Regular testing is critical to staying on top of your health and helping prevent the spread of STI’s After testing, always ask for a copy of your test results so you are sure of your status.
Talk to your doctor or a professional at a sexual health clinic to learn more. In the case that something has happened, immediately call 911.
Protect Your Personal Information Never give personal information, such as: your social security number, credit card number or bank information, or your work or home address to people you don’t know or haven’t met in person.