Partnership staff attended the Paterson Teen Health Fair at John F. Kennedy High School. The Fair included an Art, Essay and Poetry contest as well as information tables from many local programs. Teens learned about the importance of taking care of their health as they look forward to a successful future.
The Health Fair in full swing
The Healthy Families Program makes home visits to pregnant women and new moms and infants. They shared information about their services with Health Fair attendees.
The Immunization Program spoke with teens about the importance of adolescent immunizations in preventing cancer and other diseases.
Perinatal Addictions Prevention Program Staff Members talk about the effects of alcohol, tobacco, and drug use during pregnancy.