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For Parents

The Best Thing Parents Can Do

Talk to your children early and often about the consequences of having sex. It’s another way you can show that you really care about them. The best advice for you is to be an approachable parent and learn how to talk to your teen in a loving yet effective way.

Get the facts about teen pregnancy and the important role of parents in preventing it from the Centers for Disease Control. 

Then arm yourself with the tools you need to have an ongoing conversation with your teen about the hazards and realities of pregnancy, casual sex and risky behavior.

Here are links that will provide you with helpful information:
www.stayteen.org
www.thenationalcampaign.org

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