The rate of teenage girls becoming mothers is declining tremendously in Georgia and across the country, according to a recent report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Click for more details
Jane Fonda recently met with GCAPP's PEER UP team, who works with older teens in college to reduce the number of unintended pregnancies. She also announced the publication of her newest book "Being a Teen" Click for more
I’m not in the habit of responding to erroneous attacks and slander aimed my way but, when someone accuses me of being a hypocrite with regards to my financial support of organizations and causes I believe in, I feel compelled to answer back. Last week a website called The Smoking Gun said that one of my foundations didn’t donate any money from 2006 to 2011.… Click for more
It is a new day for GCAPP! GCAPP now stands for the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power & Potential. We are leveraging our 18-year history and our strength into something much bigger and we’ve broaden our focus beyond teen pregnancy prevention to now include physical activity and nutrition, and healthy relationships.
To improve the overall health and well-being of young people in Georgia to ensure a more powerful future for us all.
Our New Vision:
We believe all children are entitled to a safe and healthy adolescence characterized by hope, respect and the opportunity for a productive future.
The Meaning of POWER & POTENTIAL:
We empower young people to improve their overall health and well-being so that they are better equipped to make healthy lifestyle choices which will help them reach their full potential, thus, leading
Leveraging Our Strength:
As the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Power & Potential, we connect our work back to the population we have a history of serving and continue to leverage our ability to advocate and mobilize for some of