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Delivering Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Services to High-Risk Youth: Implementing Teen Choice in New York

Published: August 17, 2017
Youth Services, Strengthening Families, Healthy Marriage & Responsible Fatherhood
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This report summarizes key findings from the implementation of Teen Choice in New York. Teen Choice is a comprehensive sex education program, covering both abstinence and contraception. Teen Choice was adapted to allow for implementation with youth with severe emotional and behavioral issues.

The report documents the following:

  • implementation plans to serve high-risk youth;
  • recruitment process and recruitment challenges for participating schools;
  • who was actually served by the Teen Choice program;
  • supports established to help facilitators implement the curriculum;
  • overall adherence to the implementation plan; and
  • the level of youth engagement and receptiveness to the curriculum.
Last Reviewed: April 29, 2019