Promising Strategies and Existing Gaps in Supporting Pregnant and Parenting Teens
This report highlights the findings of two expert workgroups that were asked to describe “what works” when it comes to serving pregnant and parenting teens and to identify the gaps and challenges that persist in the field as well as opportunities to support this vulnerable population. The report summarizes: 1. Promising practices in reaching, engaging and retaining pregnant and parenting teens. 2. Effective program components when working with pregnant and parenting teens. 3. Concrete examples for implementing those core components.
Published by Child Trends under contract with U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services Office of Adolescent Health