Prosper Waco: Reaching Parents & Teenagers

The Family Engagement working group is discussing a strategy to utilize the Act Locally Waco website as a way to reach more parents in the Waco community with information about upcoming events and resources that are readily available. The working group will continue to meet to discuss more strategies on ways to engage families throughout the Waco community.

The Women’s Health working group is also well on the way to creating strategies to reach the goal set in place. The group plans to interview members of the school districts to figure out what the school districts are currently implementing for their students in terms of teen pregnancy prevention. The upcoming Women’s Health working group meetings will focus on the remaining two goals: reduce disparities of poor birth outcomes and increase percentage of women receiving annual preventative care.

Here is the entire article updating the community about Family Engagement and Women’s Health working groups!