Children’s Aid Society’s Pregnancy Prevention Initiative Awarded $3.75 Million HHS Grant

July 24, 2015

The model behind the Children’s Aid Society’s safe sex initiative – the Carrera Adolescent Sexuality and Pregnancy Prevention Program – has swept across the country. Over 50 youth centers have borrowed from the theory and method behind this innovative program. 

“This is an incredible opportunity to expand a program that has been proven to have a dramatic effect on teen pregnancy rates over a sustained period of time,” celebrated Phoebe Boyer, Children’s Aid Society’s CEO. “Based on the strength of this program, we know the South Bronx will see more young people graduating from high school and college.”

Read more about our plans for the South Bronx here.