Teen Pregnancy

Resource: Successes in Adolescent Health: Tools and Techniques to Support Pregnant and Parenting Young People in Breastfeeding

This resource is a result of a recent http://www.clocc.net/our-focus-areas/early-childhood/breastfeeding-support/youngbfsupport/ event to better understand and address research findings that mothers under the age of 20 have the lowest rates of breastfeeding initiation and the shortest duration of breastfeeding of those who breastfeed.

Resource: NCFY

This website provides articles highlighting resources on research, program strategies, federal news, and funding opportunities.

Report: Estimates of Contraceptive Need Among Currently Sexually Active, Uninsured Women

This report estimates the number of uninsured, currently sexually active women in need of contraceptive service at the state and sub-state levels, and maps that highlight areas where mosquitoes that can spread Zika are common and where family planning services are available.

Resources: Serving and Engaging Males and Young Fathers

These resources can help professionals who serve young fathers and their families to reach and engage more young fathers; influence research, practice, and policy to better address the needs of this population; and improve the lives of young fathers and their families.

Campaign: Know The Facts First (#KTFF)

KTFF is a public health awareness campaign that provides teen girls, ages 13-19, with accurate information about STDs and STD prevention so that they can make informed decisions about sexual activity. The campaign’s website aimed at teens includes facts about STDs and sex, as well as resources for getting tested. A section aimed at adults includes campaign materials, including posters and a YouTube video.