young parents Tag

07 Dec Birth Justice Toolkit

[vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_inner width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="18816" img_size="full" alignment="center" style="vc_box_shadow_border" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" qode_css_animation="" link="https://issuu.com/icah/docs/birth_justice_toolkit__issu_"][vc_separator type="transparent"][vc_column_text] Click the above image to read this toolkit!Take a Peek at our New Birth Justice Toolkit! The Birth Justice Toolkit is a comprehensive guide with easily accessible information and resources about pregnancy, labor, and postpartum, specifically designed for young people,...

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02 Feb Parental Notification of Abortion & Strike A Convo

By Estephany Salcedo.What is the Parental Notification of Abortion Law (PNA)?The Parental Notification of Abortion law requires medical providers to notify a parent or legal guardian of any minor, 17 or younger, seeking an abortion.Why is this a problem?Some of you may be wondering, why is this a problem? We often hear...

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Young Parents Coast to Coast Campaign

07 May Young Parents Coast-to-Coast Share Wisdom instead of Shame

[vc_video link='https://youtu.be/xVIFsEotyKU']You’d think any self-respecting teen pregnancy prevention campaign would provide lots of information about how to use contraception and how to have healthy conversations with sexual partners - the best ways to avoid unplanned pregnancy. That hasn’t been happening. [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='5'] Instead, these are the norm:[gallery...

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Cultural Advocacy Training with YLC

26 Feb Youth Surveys Needed as YLC’s Participatory Action Research Projects Begin

ICAH's Youth Leadership Council (YLC) began four participatory action research (PAR) projects in October 2014 and is ready to distribute their digital surveys. PAR is a process of engaging a community in defining questions important and meaningful to their lives, gathering information and ideas about those questions and coming to an understanding that generates insights that can...

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05 May Petition: Young Parents Dignity Agenda

Young parents need the same basic resources and opportunities as all parents: fair employment, educational opportunities, healthcare, housing, and childcare. During the Young Parents Week of Action, ask your representative to support the Young Parents’ Dignity Agenda. #YoungParentsDignityAs a state organization who works with and for pregnant and parenting youth,...

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14 May Tweet these Tips for Pregnant & Parenting Youth

ICAH celebrates and supports pregnant and parenting youth (PPY) year round, but this month we're also tweeting tips. You can share these tips by copying and pasting directly to your Twitter status or sharing the links on your Facebook wall![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']Your baby's first 1000 days...

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08 May New Legislation: Pregnant and Parenting Student Access to Education Act

www.strongfamiliesmovement.org • 1440 Broadway, Suite 301, Oakland, CA 94612 [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] For immediate release Contact: Adriann Barboa [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] May 7, 2013 Field Director, Strong Families, NM [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] 505-379-1962, [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20'] adriann@forwardtogether.org [vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up=''...

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29 Apr Join ICAH for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama’s Day!

[gallery size="large" ids="17282,17281,17280"]Join ICAH on Sat, 5/18 from 2-5 PM for our Given and Chosen Fams Open House in honor of Mama's Day![vc_separator type='transparent' position='center' color='' thickness='' up='' down='20']The event will be held at 226 S Wabash, Suite 900, in Chicago. Come for a portion or the whole time and...

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