The Partnership at Paterson Teen Health Fair

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.

Contest Winners and Organizers   The Health Fair Organizers and Contest Winners


Contest Winners   Congratulations to the winners!


Health Fair   The Health Fair in full swing


Healthy Families Staff   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.


NJIIS   The Immunization Program spoke with teens about the importance of adolescent immunizations in preventing cancer and other diseases.


PAPP Staff    Perinatal Addictions Prevention Program Staff Members talk about the effects of alcohol, tobacco, and drug use during pregnancy.


Partnership PPD Staff   Partnership staff members share information about emotional changes women may experience during and after pregnancy.


Winning Entries    The work of some very talented teens!

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