Increasing Economic Self-sufficiency in Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties.

Teen Parenting

School Based - Weekly strength-based support for pregnant or parenting teen attending Two Rivers, Lincoln and Alternative High Schools in Manitowoc County. Classroom topics include Child Growth and development, discipline, safety, nutrition, health, community resources and early brain development.

Home Based- Weekly strength-based in home visits for first time teen parents in Manitowoc County. This voluntary program works with teen parents and their child ages birth to age 3 years using the Parents As Teachers, an evidence-based curriculum, which provides participants with parent-child activities that support child growth and development in the home. A partner with the Early Years Outcomes Project of Wisconsin, families benefit from five key areas of child well-being through: parent-child interaction, health, home safety, home environment and developmental assessments.

Learn about other family programs on the Family page.