Web Resources for Adolescent Pregnancy
All external hyperlinks are provided for your
information and for the benefit of the general public. The Department of
Health Services does not testify to, sponsor, or endorse the
accuracy of the information provided on externally linked pages.
The Brighter Futures Initiative is a Wisconsin youth development
program with the goal of assisting youth in becoming healthy, responsible,
self-sufficient adults. Adolescent pregnancy prevention is one of six
risk factors addressed through this program.
Wisconsin Youth Sexual Behavior
Health Care Education and
Training, Inc. (exit DHS)
HCET is a nonprofit agency which provides
comprehensive education, training, and program development, primarily to
enhance reproductive and women's health care.
Milwaukee Adolescent Health Program
The Milwaukee Adolescent Health Program (MAHP) is a
health care agency that provides critical medical services to teenagers in
the central city of Milwaukee.
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin provides technical assistance to local communities working in support of
multi-strategy sexuality education.
Wisconsin Association for Homeless and
Runaway Services (exit DHS)
mission of WAHRS is to provide
the best, most efficient, and effective services to runaway and homeless
youth, including those who are pregnant and/or parenting.
Wisconsin Clearinghouse for
Prevention Resources (exit DHS)
The Wisconsin Clearinghouse provides information and technical
assistance to help schools, families, and communities to
lead healthy, productive lives.
Campaign for Our Children, Inc.
This agency produces ad campaigns encouraging parent-child communication and abstinence among
A joint project of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and Children Now. Encourages
parents to explore their own values and beliefs in order to better communicate them to
Teen Network (exit DHS)
Healthy Teen Network is a private, not-for-profit organization that sponsors national, regional,
and statewide conferences and training events; supports the development of statewide
provides information and technical assistance.
Medical Institute for Sexual Health
The Medical Institute for Sexual Health provides
a wealth of factual information about the health risks of sexually
transmitted diseases and teenage pregnancy and provides training for
health care professionals in promoting abstinence.
National Abstinence Clearinghouse
The National Abstinence Clearinghouse provides information on national
abstinence programs, materials, curricula and speakers.
National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy is a
nonprofit, nonpartisan initiative to
reduce teenage pregnancy.
National Center for Fathering
The mission of the National Center for Fathering (NCF) is to inspire and equip men to
be better fathers.
The National Parenting Center
The National Parenting Center provides information on communicating
with pre-teens and teens.
Search Institute is an independent, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization whose mission
is to advance the well-being of adolescents and children by generating knowledge and
promoting its application. Search has identified 40 developmental assets that form a
foundation for healthy development.
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June 13, 2012