Georgia is among the states with the worst STD rates among teens. Should high school students be given the option to get tested? GCAPP President & CEO Kim Nolte makes a compelling case on NPR. Click here to listen.
Five Georgia cities have been listed in the top 100 most sexually diseased cities in the United States. Click here to see which ones made the list.
GCAPP was recently featured on Lifetime TV’s morning show The Balancing Act. Please click here to enjoy the video!
Kim Nolte, President & CEO was a guest on WABE’s 90.1/NPR Atlanta’s A Closer Look on Wednesday, Nov. 18 with Rose Scott and Jim Burress. The wide-ranging, candid discussion included teen pregnancy, parents talking to their teens about sex and and relationships, sex education in schools, GCAPP’s work in these areas, and much more. Click here to hear the entire interview.
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