Resources for You

If you or someone you know are in need of support relating to teen pregnancy or parenting, we recommend the following resources. Please note that links and contact information are current as of June 2018 but will not be updated.

  • Mass 211: A resource for finding government benefits and services, nonprofit organizations, support groups, volunteer opportunities, donation programs, and other local resources. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, all calls are confidential.
  • CHIRP: An accessible support network for young moms — step by step information on completing high school and/or college with a baby, how to create a budget and get a handle on finances, and health information on topics from snacking to domestic violence.
  • Mass Department of Public Health: DPH promotes the health and well-being of all MA residents by ensuring access to high-quality public health and healthcare services, and by focusing on prevention, wellness and health equity in all people.
  • Key community-based organizations that support young parents & work to prevent teen pregnancy:

Also see the following resources:

for Parents of Teens & Pre-Teens

Parents have a big influence on their teens. This section contains resources, tips, and support for parents who are raising pre-teens and teens on issues like gender, sexuality, relationships, and sex.