Teen Chat

Teen Chat program develops self-empowerment skills, pro-social relationship skills, positive self-image as young women, and provides a framework for personal goal-setting. Our objectives include increasing understanding of the importance of positive decision-making, knowing how to access formal support systems in their communities, developing at least 2 long-term personal goals and understanding the effects and consequences sexual activity can have on goal achievement, increasing knowledge of human sexuality and sexual development, discussing information about HIV/AIDS and preventative methods including abstinence and condom use, and identifying a mutual support network to support healthy behaviors.