Teen births down but more effective contraception needed
The Augusta Chronicle reports on GCAPP’s work and the new report released by the CDC on birth rates and contraception. Click here to read the article
Announcing Untapped, "The Promise" Video, the latest video project from the Brothers Young-GCAPP partnership.Thank you to everyone who made this video possible - we hope you find it inspiring.
The goal is to empower the youth in Richmond county to take control of their future and to have a say in the order in which they have babies, complete their education and get jobs. Click here to read an Augusta Chronicle story about GCAPP and the CDC’s successful teen pregnancy prevention initiative in Richmond County.
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