Tackling period stigma

underpants with a pad

Despite increasing attention and advocacy, periods remain a taboo topic, often shrouded in shame and embarrassment. This shame can cause young people to shy away from moments that matter and prevent them from seeking support when they need it.

That’s why Always is committed to tackling period stigma by:

  • Continuing to listen & learn from people’s experiences
  • Helping people get educated about periods – access free resources here
  • Representing periods as realistically as possible across all our communication
  • Helping spark conversations about periods with research & publications

Read our latest research & publications here: