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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

One of the major operating components of the Department of Health and Human Services dedicated to creating expertise, information, and tools that people and communities need to protect their health. 

Guttmacher Institute

Advancing sexual and reproductive health worldwide through research, policy analysis and public education.

The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy

A private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the lives and futures of children and families.


Other Teen Pregnancy Collaboratives

Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention

Committed to enriching the lives of adolescents, and helping them achieve a healthy, productive future free of early pregnancy.

Healthy Futures of Texas

Nonprofit organization committed to reducing teen and unplanned pregnancy in San Antonio and Texas.

Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health

Organization dedicated to working with youth to advocate for sound policies and practices that promote a positive approach to adolescent sexual health and parenting.

Teenwise Minnesota

Statewide leader in promoting adolescent sexual health, preventing adolescent pregnancy, and gaining support for adolescent parents by developing, strengthening and advancing science-based policies and programs.

Urban Initiative for Reproductive Health

A multi-year initiative to create and promote real policy solutions to address the reproductive health challenges facing today's cities.


Contraception Information

Birth Control - How Hormones Work to Prevent Pregnancy

Health Matters Fact Sheets on Contraception

Feminist Women’s Health Center

MCRH IUD Info Page

Method Match - Interactive Tool

My Method - Interactive Tool

Scarlet Teen

Sex, Etc.


Contraception Methods

Abstinence/Outercourse

Breastfeeding (Lactational Amenorrhea Method)

Depo Provera® - The Shot

Diaphragms

Female Sterilization

FemCap®

Implanon®

Menstrual Suppression - Interactive Tool

Mirena® IUD

NuvaRing® - The Ring

Ortho Evra® - The Patch

ParaGard® IUD

Rhythm Method (Fertility Awareness)

Spermicide

Vasectomy

Withdrawal


Resources for Teens

No Baby!

Stay Teen

Me Now Baby Later

Go Ask Alice!

It's Your Sex Life

Sex, Etc.

Teen Health Information from the Guide to Healthcare Schools

Teen Talk

What's the Rush?

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