Resources for Community-Based Organizations

  1. Youth Involvement in Prevention Programming (Advocates for Youth)
  2. Youth Involvement - Positive Youth Development Resource Manual (pp. 64-66, 83-87)(ACT for Youth Upstate Center of Excellence)
  3. Youth Development (New York State Department of Health)
  4. 40 Developmental Assets for Adolescents Ages 12-18 (Search Institute)
  5. Executive Summary: Sexual Risk and Protective Factors (ETR Associates)
  6. Integrating Efforts to Prevent HIV, Other Sexually Transmitted Infections and Pregnancy Among Teens (Advocates for Youth)
  7. Sex and HIV Education Programs for Youth: Their Impact and Important Characteristics (ETR Associates)
  8. Emerging Answers, 2007 Research Findings on Programs to Reduce Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy)
  9. Science and Success, Sex Education and Other Programs that Work to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections (Advocates for Youth)
  10. What Works. Curriculum-Based Programs That Prevent Teen Pregnancy (The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy)
  11. Life Skills Approaches to Improving Youth's Sexual and Reproductive Health (Advocates for Youth)
  12. Research, Facts and Findings: Stages of Adolescent Development (ACT for Youth Upstate Center of Excellence)
  13. Developing Adolescents - A Reference for Professionals (American Psychological Association)
  14. Just the Facts About Sexual Orientation and Youth: A Primer for Principals, Educators and School Personnel (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN))
  15. Sexual Education Library, Adolescent Sexual Behavior (Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States - SIECUS)
  16. A Youth Leaders Guide to Building Cultural Competency (Advocates for Youth)
  17. Enhancing Service through Effective School/Community Collaboration (Advocates for Youth)
  18. Adolescent Access to Confidential Health Services (Advocates for Youth)
  19. Healthy Teens Initiative: Seven Steps to Comprehensive Sexual and Reproductive Health Care for Adolescents in New York City (New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)
  20. Writing Measurable and Meaningful Outcomes (North Carolina State University)