Public Health Area I
Project Name: Love Thy SELF (Student Education on Life Facts)
Public Health Area I's goal for this project is to reduce the rates of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among youth in Colbert and Franklin Counties. Through APREP funding, the project will provide programming to high risk youth between the ages of 13 and 19 in the above counties. This ten session program includes an evidence-based curriculum, Making Proud Choices!, and selected lessons from Love Notes, a healthy relationship curriculum. Partner agencies include, but are not limited to, Franklin County Department of Human Resources, foster care group homes, Tennessee Valley Juvenile Detention Center, and alternative school programs.
For more information, please call (256) 383-1231 or email Colbert County Health Department.