ERIC Number: ED262282
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
A Networking Guide on Teenage Pregnancy & Parenting in Maryland. Local Activities and Contact People.
Interdepartmental Committee on Teenage Pregnancy and Parenting in Maryland, Baltimore.
This networking guide is intended to encourage public agencies and the private sector throughout Maryland to share information, concerns, and strategies with one another regarding teenage pregnancy and parenting. The first section, a summary of local-level activities regarding teenage pregnancy and parenting, emphasizes efforts undertaken in response to Maryland's program of local incentive grants to encourage interdepartmental efforts. This section also includes a listing of possible activities that might be helpful in addressing these issues at the county or city level and projects funded under the Vocational Education Act and Job Training Partnership Act. The second section outlines Maryland's Local Incentive Grant Program. The third section lists the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of key agency contact people in the local departments of education, employment and training, health and mental hygiene, and social services. This listing also includes the contact person for the local Interdepartmental Committee on Teenage Pregnancy and Parenting; the local Chairperson of the Children's Council; the Regional Director of the Maryland State Committee on Adolescent Pregnancy, Parenting, and Pregnancy Prevention; and the president of the local Parent Teacher Association. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Interdepartmental Committee on Teenage Pregnancy and Parenting in Maryland, Baltimore.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland