Program Details

New Mexico Young Fathers Project

Program ID 306
Program Name New Mexico Young Fathers Project
Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Street Address 540 Chama St. NE Ste. 11
Albuquerque
New Mexico 87108
Mailing Address  
Phone Numbers (505) 254-8737
Fax  
E-mail outreach@nmtpc.org
Web Site http://www.youngfathers.org
Eligibility young fathers of children with teen mothers
Gender Served  
Ages Served  
Capacity 120
Funding Sources  
Non-profit Yes
Description A project of the New Mexico Teen Pregnancy Coalition. Corroborates with other teen parent and school-to-work programs in order to target young fathers. The goal is to improve parenting skills, educational levels, employment capabilities, and social stability. The program strives to increase father involvement, and support, reduce repeat pregnancies, support peer education of young males, support training and technical assistance, and develop an infrastructure for male involvement in a network of the young males and their families. Services include education and vocational support, guidance, parenting skills, life skills, sexuality and contraceptive education, and peer education training.
Contract Division  
Client Populations At-Risk
General Juvenile Focus
Youth Referred for Non-delinquent Offenses
Services Offered Education
Family
Skills
Counties Served Bernalillo
State-wide No
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