How could that be? A Connexions careers adviser eases each girl into college by encouraging her to apply for college courses in line with her interests and aptitudes. One at a time! And that makes changing the future for me and my child so much harder. Launched inthe government's Teenage Pregnancy Strategy aimed to halve the rate of conception in a decade. In fact it can be a positive influence on the lives of young mothers — if they are given enough support.
Midwives and health visitors run sessions on sex education, what to expect during labour, pain relief, weaning, potty training — and preventing further pregnancies.
A Letter to Teen Moms: You Are Important
By her own admission, Lauren had little idea what to do with her future before she became pregnant. Most notably, he said, outcomes are shaped most powerfully by poverty. He's a brilliant father and Ciaran's a real daddy's boy: To teach them how to be good parents and, ideally, to delay further pregnancies. Make sure to tell them in the letter that this donation will NOT be tax deductible. Do you have advice on how to help teen moms break out of generational poverty? It makes my day when she smiles," she says.