Jane Fonda discusses the "uphill battle" that began when she founded GCAPP, and the consistent progress that has been made ever since. Click here to listen to the interview.
Fulton County Schools is considering updates to their sexual health education curriculum. However, GCAPP strongly recommends a different evidence-based program than the one being considered. Please click here to learn more and take action.
From the beginning, Jane Fonda has rolled up her sleeves to address the issues of adolescent health in Georgia. On September 24, GCAPP will celebrate the milestones reached thus far, and prepare for the next two decades of empowering young people. Click here to learn more.
Teen births in the U.S. declined 9% in 2014 and have reached another record low, according to data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Click here to learn more.
Youth Today, a national newspaper focused on the youth service field, recently highlighted GCAPP's outreach efforts and success stories in rural Georgia. Click here to read the article.
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