Helping Youth Make Wise Choices
May is Natioinal Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month. Below are a list of resources that may offer support to youth and their families on the topics of teen sex, STD's, building healthy relaitonships, and abstinence education.
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The MISSION of the National Association for Relationship and Marriage Education is to foster education for healthy marriages, responsible fathers, and strong families in America. MRC is a founding member.
The Medical Institute
The Medical Institute for Sexual Health (MI) is a nonprofit (501c3) medical, educational, and research organization. MI was founded to confront the global epidemics of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
National Abstinence Clearinghouse
The National Abstinence Clearinghouse was formed to provide a central location where materials and training to effectively convey the abstinence-until-marriage message could be provided. The mission is to promote the appreciation for and practice of sexual abstinence (purity) through the distribution of age-appropriate, factual and medically-accurate materials.
National Abstinence Education Association (NAEA)
The NAEA exists to serve, support and represent individuals and organizations in the practice of abstinence education.