Bridging Two Worlds: How Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs Can Better Serve Latino Youth

Bridging Two Worlds

Although teen pregnancy and birth rates have declined in the Latino community, they have not declined nearly as rapidly as they have among other racial/ethnic groups. This report summarizes research, provides guidance on effective programs for Latino youth, provides advice from those working with Latino teens, as well as the advice of Latino teens themselves. 

Publication date: January 2006

Author(s): Erika Johanna Vexler and Katherine Suellentrop

Suggested Citation(s): Vexler, E., & Suellentrop, K. (2006). Bridging Two Worlds: How Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs Can Better Serve Latino Youth. Washington, DC: The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy.