IF YOU ARE A PRETEEN OR TEENAGER IN NEED OF IMMEDIATE HELP, PLEASE VISIT OUR “NEED HELP” PAGE!
THE MONTH OF JUNE
June is National Caribbean American Heritage Month. Visit Caribbean Heritage Month for a more information. President Barack Obama Proclaimded June to be NATIONAL CARIBBEAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH
June is LGBT Pride Month. President Barack Obama Proclaimed June to be LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER PRIDE MONTH. Visit the LGBT Center of Raleigh for events taking place around the Raleigh-Durham area.
THE MONTH OF MAY
As part of the President’s Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI), CDC is partnering with the federal Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) to reduce teenage pregnancy and address disparities in teen pregnancy and birth rates. OASH is supporting public and private entities to fund medically accurate and age appropriate evidence-based or innovative program models to reduce teen pregnancy. OAH has launched a community-wide initiative in 10 communities in 9 states to reduce the rate of teen pregnancy.
Communities participating in North Carolina:
Gaston Youth Connected
If there is a National Commemorative Month that we failed to mention that affects preteens and teenagers, please contact us using the Contact Form below:
If you are a preteen or teenager in need of immediate assistance, please visit our NEED HELP! page for more information or contact us directly at (919) 443-5866 Monday – Friday (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) and we will refer you to the proper organization to better assist you.