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ACF OPRE News Vol. 8 Issue 12 – June 18, 2020

ACF OPRE News: What Does Research Tell Us About the Benefits of Delayed Sexual Activity for Adolescents?

Published: June 18, 2020
Topics:
Youth Services, Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment, Strengthening Families, Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood
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June 18, 2020 Volume 8, Issue 12  
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Featured Research and Reports


Assessing the Benefits of Delayed Sexual Activity A Synthesis of the Literature cover page
Explore findings from a research synthesis on how the timing of first sexual activity relates to such outcomes as teen pregnancy, relationships, mental health and emotional well-being, risky sexual activity, and substance use.

Supporting Program Progress Performance Measures Data System and Technical Assistance for the 2020 Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood Grantees cover page
Explore this report to learn what worked well during the current cohort of Healthy Marriage and Responsible Fatherhood grantees and potential improvements to performance measures data collection for future cohorts of grantees.

Empowering Families Implementation of an integrated HMRE employment and financial literacy program for low-income couples
Explore findings on the implementation of Empowering Families, a program developed to offer integrated healthy marriage and relationship education (HMRE) and economic stability services to couples with low income raising children together.

Learn about the scholars at University of California, Berkeley, Duke University, Rutgers University, Wayne State University, and Oregon State University who serve as PIs on grants from ACF to support their research working to enhance and improve family self-sufficiency research at the state and local levels.

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Father's Day gives us the opportunity to highlight the impact fathers can have in the lives of their children. OPRE has a large portfolio of research projects that address the experience of fatherhood for a wide range of fathers. In honor of fathers everywhere, we share some of our fatherhood-related projects:
Wishing all the fathers and father figures reading this a very Happy Father's Day!

Read the latest post in the OPRE Insights blog to learn about our large portfolio of research projects that address the experience of fatherhood for a wide range of fathers.

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Recently Released Reports

Health Profession Opportunity Grants 2.0: Year Four Annual Report (2018-19)

June 3, 2020

 

Child and Family Development Research - Fiscal Year 2019

June 2, 2020

 

Domestic Violence Prevention and Intervention in Fatherhood Programs

June 2, 2020

 

Domestic Violence Referral Guide for Fatherhood Programs

June 2, 2020

 

Healing and Supporting Fathers: Principles, Practices, and Resources for Fatherhood Programs to Help Address and Prevent Domestic Violence

June 2, 2020

 

Healing and Supporting Fathers: Principles, Practices, and Resources to Help Address and Prevent Domestic Violence in Fatherhood Programs, Resource 1: Ten Ways to Engage Fathers in Addressing and Preventing Domestic Violence

June 2, 2020

 

Healing and Supporting Fathers: Principles, Practices, and Resources to Help Address and Prevent Domestic Violence in Fatherhood Programs, Resource 2: Teachable Moments

June 2, 2020

 

Six Ways Fatherhood Programs Can Successfully Partner with Domestic Violence Agencies and Battering Intervention Programs

June 2, 2020

 

Answering More Child Care Policy Questions: Pairing Stakeholder Perspectives with Your Data

May 29, 2020

 

Home Visiting Career Trajectories: Snapshot of Home Visitor's Qualifications, Job Experiences, and Career Pathways

May 22, 2020

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