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Kansas Resources


State Statistics

Kansas State Health Department

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/index.html:  Department of Health and Environment.

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/health/index.html:  Division of Health.


Kansas Title V Office

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/bcyf/index.html:  Bureau for Children, Youth and Families.


National Maternal & Child Health Clearinghouse; State Resources

www.nmchc.orgNational Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse; Toll-Free Number: (888) 434-4MCH.

http://mchb.hrsa.gov/data/Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Title V is administered by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB), as part of the Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

http://www.nmchc.org/html/states.htm:  State resource links.

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/:  Maternal and Child Health Bureau.

http://www.mchb.hrsa.gov/programs/adolescents/abstinence.htm:  Special Projects of Regional and National Significance: Community-Based Abstinence Education under Title V of the Social Security Act.


http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/bcyf/index.html:  Bureau for Children, Youth and Families.

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/bcyf/c-f/ab-ed.html:  Abstinence Education Program.


Maternal & Child Health Director

Cassie Lauver ACSW


Kansas Department of Health & Environment

Bureau for Children, Youth & Families

900 SW Jackson Suite 1052

Topeka, KS 66612-1220

(785) 296-1310

(785) 296-8626



Sexually Transmitted Disease Map of Statistics

CDC Data and Statistics:

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/chlamydia.htm:  CDC National Profile, Chlamydia 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/gonorrhea.htm:  CDC National Profile, Gonorrhea 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/syphilis.htm:  CDC National Profile, Syphilis 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/otherstds.htm:  CDC National Profile, Other STDs 2004.


http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/2004SurveillanceReport.pdf   HIV/AIDS Surveillance Report, 2004.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/Facts/At-A-Glance.htm:  HIV/AIDS At A Glance, 2003.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table12.htm:  Persons reported to be living with HIV infection and with AIDS, by state and age group, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table14.htm:  AIDS cases and annual rates per 100,000 population, by area and age group, reported through December 2002, United States.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasr1402/table15.htm Cases of HIV infection (not AIDS), by persons’ area of residence and age category, reported through December 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/AIDS_CasesAnnual _Rates2002.pdf:  AIDS cases by metropolitan area and age, 2002.

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/stats/hasrsuppVol9No2.htm:  Characteristics of people living with AIDS at the end of 2001.


http://www.niaid.nih.gov/publications/stds.htm:  National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, fact sheets on sexually transmitted diseases.


Kansas STD/HIV Statistics:

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/hiv-std/std_reports/jan_dec_2002.pdf:  STD Report:  January – December 2002.

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/hiv-std/news/SurvUpdate3_2000.pdf:  HIV/AIDS and STD Surveillance Update, March 2000.


Pregnancy Statistics And Rates.  Out-Of Wedlock Births, Abortions, Deaths.

National Statistics:

http://www.childtrends.org/table2_99.aspBirth rates for females 15-19 & pregnancy and abortion rates for females 15-19 by state.

http://www.childtrends.org/table1_99.aspBirths to mother under age 20, births to unmarried mothers, sexually active teens and teen births that are repeat births.

http://www.childtrends.org/PDF/FAAG2002.pdf:  Facts at a glance 2002.

http://www.childtrends.org/factlink.asp:  National Vital Statistics.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_05.pdf:  Births: Preliminary Data for 2000.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr49/nvsr49_01.pdf:  Births: Final data for 1999.

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/pubs/pubd/hus/tables/99hus022.pdf:  National Fetal Deaths.

http://www.socio.com/data_arc/daappp_0.htm:  Data archive on adolescent pregnancy.

http://www.teenpregnancy.org/usa/statebystate.htm:  Teen Pregnancy State Statistics.


Kansas Statistics:

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/ches/khsnews/khsr.html:  Kansas health statistics.

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/hci/teenpreg.html:  Teenage pregnancy summaries.

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/hci/absumm.html:  Abortion statistics.


Kansas State Vital Statistics

http://www.kdhe.state.ks.us/vital/:  Office of Vital Statistics.



State Legal Issues

Kansas Government Home Page Web Site



http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi:  Kansas statutes.


Sex Education & HIV Laws For Kansas




State Curricula for Sex Education

Curricula Adoption Laws and Procedure




State Laws On Character Education

http://www.ksbe.state.ks.us/charactereducation/charactereducation.htm:  Kansas Character Education.


Age Of Sexual Consent Laws For Kansas


http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3503.html21-3503.  Indecent liberties with a child.

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3504.html21-3504.  Aggravated indecent liberties with a child.

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3504.html21-3522.  Unlawful voluntary sexual relations.


Statutory Rape Laws For Kansas


http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3502.html21-3502.  Rape.


Sexual Assault Laws For Kansas

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3517.html21-3517.  Sexual battery.

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3518.html21-3518.  Aggravated sexual battery.


Sodomy Laws For Kansas

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3505.html21-3505.  Criminal sodomy.

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3506.html21-3506.  Aggravated criminal sodomy.


Sexual Harassment Laws For Kansas

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/21-3438.html21-3438.  Stalking.


No specific statute for sexual harassment.


Sexual Abuse Reporting Procedures & Requirements For Kansas


http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/38-1521.html38-1521.  Reporting of certain abuse or neglect of children; declaration of policy; publicity and educational program.

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/38-1522.html38-1522.  Same; persons reporting; reports, made to whom; penalties to report or interference with making of report.


http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/The National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information is a national resource for professionals seeking information on child maltreatment.


http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/general/legal/index.cfmNational Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information; Links on this site show you overviews of state-by-state statutes and reporting laws.  The following web site and e-mail address provide links to this site, contact person information and the main office address and phone number for the National Clearinghouse:

Internet: http://nccanch.acf.hhs.gov/

E-Mail: nccanch@caliber.com


http://www.childhelpusa.org/report_local.htmChildhelp USA


Legal Age Of Marriage Allowed Without Parental Consent Laws For Kansas

http://www.accesskansas.org/legislative/statutes/index.cgi/23-106.html23-106.  Issuance of marriage license; form; waiting period; emergency; lawful age; consent, when; unlawful acts, penalty; duties of person issuing license; expiration of license.



State Family Resources

State Office for Family Research Council


http://www.frc.org/:  Home page web site for the Family Research Council 801 G. Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 (202) 393-2100.

http://www.kppi.org/:  Kansas Public Policy Institute P.O. Box 1946 Topeka, KS 66601-1946 (785) 357-7709.