Second Chance Technology Edge
Teen Pregnancy Prevention, Intervention, & Support Program
"While children are a blessing; young parents are often overwhelmed by the responsibility of adulthood and parenthood".
Young Parents & Expectant Parents Program
The counseling and case management department is equipped to provide extensive programs and services for teens mothers and fathers. Expectant teen parents are prepared for a new baby with information, education, and basic resources that many teens need . The challenges of remaining in school; improving academic achievement; keeping their children in good health; providing a safe and secure environment for themselves and for their children; and providing for their basic needs can be overwhelming.
All teen parent programs provide weekly support groups on parenting skills, parent-child activities, along with information and referral services.
Fathers needs guidance, we seek fathers to help young fathers learn about the responsibilities of become a DAD.
Workforce Skills and Childcare are essential to helping teens remain in school. We strive to promote successful students and successful parents.
Activities and support for teen moms must include teen Fathers:
utilize a variety of approaches and strategies to: reduce teenage unintended pregnancy and absentee fatherhood, while promoting responsible parenting that assist adolescents with accessing clinical services during pregnancy and after the birth of the child.
We have to accept the fact that children having children is not healthy; it is not what many parents want for their children. The goal of this programs is help families remain strong and intact. We do that by focusing on the health and wellbeing of the mother.
Young Mothers Mentors and Support Group provide resources for teens parents and expectant teen parents. Comprehensive Sexuality Education, Referrals to Clinical Service, Life Skills Education, and Male Involvement .
We want youth to have a healthy relationship; we help them by providing classes for development of positive self-esteem which includes relationship dynamics, friendships, dating, romantic involvement, marriage and family interactions;
We promote positive adolescent development, to include promotion of healthy attitudes and values about adolescent growth and development, body image, racial and ethnic diversity, and other related subjects;
Second Chance Case Managers are diversity professionals that take into consideration diversity, culture, economics, background, education, and personal preferences. Intern from human service programs volunteer and interns to provide holistic human service for adolescents at risk for parenthood. Counseling, education, job training provide real life scenarios and role play to help teen understand and prepare for the responsibility of parenting; as well as the benefits of abstinence and/or safe sex that prevents unwanted pregnancy.
Contact: Second Chance Technology Edge or the Health & Human Service Learning Academy to get help.
2500 E.T.C. Jester Ste 362
Houston, TX 77008
Telephone: 832-301-4808 Email: email@example.com