Teen pregnancy and teen childbearing affect several critical social issues, including poverty and income disparity, overall child well-being, child welfare, out-of-wedlock births, healthy relationships and marriage, responsible fatherhood, health issues, education, substance use and other risky behaviors, and violence.
The Alabama Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy recognizes the complexities of these social and economic issues and believes teen pregnancy prevention requires the thoughtful attention and deliberate action of parents, youth, community leaders, faith leaders, educators, policy-makers, health professionals, and others who have a desire to ensure Alabama’s youth live healthy, fulfilling lives.
Clarifying the Sex Education Law
Many people mistakenly think that the Alabama sex education law is also known as the abstinence law. The folks at Planned Parenthood Southeast allowed us to clear up that myth please read our full letter about the Alabama sex education law, and how...Read More...
The Alabama Campaign, along with the Childrens Aid Society, will host the Birmingham Regional Workshop on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, from 8:30am to 4:30pm at Childrens Aid Society (4121 14th Ave. S., Birmingham, AL 35205). Registration for this eve...Read More...
The Alabama Campaign, along with the Childrens Aid Society, will host the Birmingham Regional Workshop on September 15, 2016 from 8:30am to 4:30pm at Childrens Aid Society (4121 14th Ave. S., Birmingham, AL 35205). Registration for this event is open...Read More...
Youve probably heard us talking about Getting to Outcomes its the tool we recommend all facilitators use to find out which evidence-based program will be most effective with their youth. Now you can download that tool for FREE! If youd like training...Read More...
The entire month of September is Sexual Health Awareness Month. Use the month to talk to your young people about sex and consent, advocate for a sexual health program in your school, or write your legislators about the importance of medically accurat...Read More...View All News