Teen Parent Connection offers an array of programs that serve the community through education, empowerment, and support for teenagers and adolescent parents – including Doula, Healthy Families, Young Parent Groups, Parents’ Pantry, and Prevention.
These programs focus on the overarching goals:
SUPPORT: To help meet the challenges of parenting while navigating their own adolescence.
EDUCATION: Educate parents on infant and early child development.
EMPOWERMENT: Increase access to healthcare, education, and resources based on individual need to increase a young family’s self-sufficiency.
PREVENTION: Prevent teen pregnancy and subsequent teen pregnancies in DuPage County.
Hear from past participants Tatyana and Dora: