This page is a work-in-progress. More info on safety, general well-being, safer-injection, and general health will be added in the next few months.

Support from Peers

Can I get support from other current/former workers anonymously, online?


Are their signs that indicate a client might become violent?

I find clients outdoors. Do you have any advice on how to stay safe?

I work independently, indoors. Do you have any advice on how to stay safe?

Do you have any safety advice for visiting a client at their house?

Sexual Health & Reducing Risks

Should I tell my health-care provider that I’ve traded sex for money?

Are cranberry juice & yogurt effective methods for preventing UTIs & yeast infections?

Can you give me a straight-forward, honest assessment of the risks of having sex with multiple partners?

Why is anal sex riskier for contracting HIV than vaginal sex?

How often should I get tested?

Crap. The Condom broke. What should I do?

Why do Condoms Break?

Why do Condoms Slip?

How Can I Reduce the Risk of Condom Failure?

I use protection for everything but giving head. What are my risks?

How can I reduce the risks associated with performing oral sex on someone without protection?

What risks are involved in rimming (performing oral-anal sex), and how can I reduce them?

I sometimes have sex without a condom. How can I reduce my risks?

How can I reduce the risks of tearing anal & rectal lining during anal sex?

How can I help hemorrhoids or anal fissures heal?

How can I get HIV PEP at a reduced rate if it’s not an occupational hazard or instance of rape/sexual assault?



*Answers compiled by Kate Koster (KK) Scarlet Tian (ST) and Cassie Warren (CW)