teen_center_blurb.docx

The Teen Center at Family Health Centers is a safe place for teens between the ages of 13-19 to learn how to live a healthy and successful life. The Teen Center provides teen with resources on how to prevent pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Infections. Teenagers also have the opportunity to take part in the Seventeen Days program which teaches them to make wise choices. The Teen Center at FHCB is aware of the many challenges they face, so our goal is to equip them with guidance tools on how to become productive members of society.

The Teen Center also provides teens with their own space within our facility, where they have access to electronic tablets, computers, DVD players, and TVs.  They can do homework research and explore the internet. Teenagers also have the option to join the FHCB  Teen Center Club and have access to:  homework help, healthy foods cooking class, mental health services, hygiene services, contraceptive counseling, and lastly a safe place to be a teenager. The Teen Center at Family Health Centers strives to reach every teenager in our community and provide them with the best possible guidance and care.