Embracing Parents in Sexual Risk
Prevention Efforts Targeting Youth
The Parents Matter! Program Web site is designed for health professionals and community-based organizations that work with and serve parents and their children.
Here you will find practical, research-based information, resources, and tools for including parents in sexual risk prevention efforts targeting teens.
Find out more Information about the Parents Matter! Program
The purpose of this Web site
- Raise awareness about the sexual risks many teens face today
- Highlight the important role and benefits of involving parents in sexual risk prevention efforts
- Describe existing research about parental influences on teen sexual risk behaviors
- Provide an overview of the new Parents Matter! Program – soon to be available