Project NATEEN

Services Provided

Through Project NATEEN, expectant and parenting teens receive supportive services, including:

  • Health Education
  • Parent Education and Support
  • Counseling
  • Incentives

Young parents, their families and partners work with specially-trained advocates to identify needs and the paths to accomplish them.

Collaborative Services

NATEEN collaborates with community partners to link youth with services such as:

  • Prenatal care
  • Health care for the teen and her child
  • Housing assistance
  • Public benefits
  • School and academic counseling
  • Vocational training

Project NATEEN has an on-site independent study program supported by the Los Angeles County Office of Education.

Teen Parent Academy

The Harold Edelstein Foundation supports Project NATEEN’s Teen Parent Academy, a program that prepares teen parents for employment and supports future planning and independence.

In the News

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