High School/Young Adult: 14 to 24 years

New CDC Web Page Responds to Teens’ Need for Positive Messages and Complete Information to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently launched a new Web page, designed with input from teens to motivate teens to make healthy choices around sex by providing empowering messages on specific actions teens can take to prevent teen pregnancy.

Media-Smart Youth Teen Leaders Program

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development is accepting applications from teens and young adults ages 15-20 for its Media-Smart Youth® Teen Leaders Program.

The Halls Web Series

The Halls web series, presented by the Boston Public Health Commission, Division of Violence Prevention, is a tool that aims to prevent gender-based violence, promote healthy relationships among adolescents, and encourage young people to challenge the messages they hear about how to act in relationships.

Speak Out Against Bullying

This video is a tool for educators, concerned organizations and mental health professionals interested in helping young people speak out against bullying.

African Scholarships

This resource provides information on local and international scholarships for undergraduates, masters and Ph.D. students in Africa and developing countries. Also access information on contests, grants, and fellowships.

Car Resources: Teen Driving Page

This website links to multiple articles that provide guidance for teens and parents on how teenagers can operate motor vehicles safely.

Impaired Driving Resources

Provides statistics and resources on impaired driving.

What am I going to do after High School? Teacher's Guide and Student's Guide

This guide is designed to prepare students with high-incidence disabilities to enroll in post-secondary education programs. We developed and tested the guide with inner-city youth from Chicago. There is a teacher's guide with lesson plans. Students get to understand the multiple choices and resources available to go to college.

Youth-produced Media in Community Change Efforts

Drawing on a larger evaluation of the Sierra Health Foundation's REACH youth program, this issue brief examines best practices for using youth-produced media as part of a community change effort.

Work Ready Philadelphia

WorkReady Philadelphia is a system of programs supported by public, private, and foundation investments helping more than 10,000 young people annually through high-quality programs that incorporate work experience, skill development, and career and college exposure.