Consistently ranked in the top five worst states for teen pregnancy, more than 40 teens become pregnant in Arizona every day; and, 95 percent of those pregnancies are unplanned.
Planned Parenthood Arizona offers community members a variety of programs that encourage abstinence and contraceptive options as the best methods to prevent unplanned pregnancy and the transmission of sexually transmitted infections, and that promote communication with a partner as an integral component of a healthy relationship.
WHAT: As part of National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month (May), Planned Parenthood Arizona is hosting a Condom Fashion Show and a Community Resource Fair with local performances, family activities, games and door prizes.
WHO: Community Partners include: Wingspan, Native Voices, Child & Family Resources, Women’s Political Caucus, Luz Southside, Our Family, SACASA and Pima County Women’s Commission.
WHEN: Saturday, May 2, 2009
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Lighthouse YMCA
2900 N. Columbus Blvd.
Tucson AZ 85712
Planned Parenthood Arizona is the leading sexual health organization in Arizona. We provide health care, education and outreach services to over 100,000 men, women, teens and parents annually. Planned Parenthood Arizona operates 20 health center locations in Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, Globe, Prescott and Yuma. For more information, please visit http://www.ppaz.org/.