ACR Health

Adolescent Health Initiative

The Adolescent Health Initiative is a comprehensive pregnancy and sexually transmitted disease (STD) prevention program targeting youth between the ages of 13-21. The purpose of the program is to reduce the incidence of adolescent pregnancy and STDs through proven, high impact prevention strategies and innovative interventions targeting youth at risk for unplanned pregnancy and STDs. The program provides comprehensive, evidence-based sexual health education for teens, parent/caregiver education, and accurate information about sexual and reproductive health care and local family planning services available to young people. There are no associated costs for services provided through the Adolescent Health Initiative.