This week sees Asexual Awareness Week, which intends to raise recognition and understanding about asexual, aromantic, demisexual, and grey sexual experiences. 

An asexual person is someone who does not experience sexual attraction. Most individuals find there are certain people they are not sexually attracted to. For asexuals, this includes everybody! Sex and relationships are in all places of our society, which, for people who do not experience the same inclinations as 'everyone else' can cause them isolation and distress. This can also involve harassment from others or unhappiness as a result of many asexual people who try to fit into society's expectations around sex and relationships.

It is crucial to raise awareness about asexuality, so people know they are not alone and what they feel is nothing to be ashamed of. This video will give you an overview: