Mentor for Teen Parents works with pregnant or parenting teens currently in the Transitional and Independent Living Programs. The teen parent mentor/case manager provides direct support, education and information regarding child abuse prevention, mental health, child development, child care, community resources and housing. The goal of the program is to reduce child abuse and neglect risks by increasing knowledge of child development and parenting, teaching how to access community resources in order to establish a safe living environment, gain confidence, increase self-sufficiency and successfully manage stress.
For more information:
Meghan Mueller, Development Associate