WALB: ASU’s Stronger Together working to reduce teen pregnancy numbers

Albany State University’s Stronger Together has teamed up with 13 organizations across Dougherty County to help reduce the number of teen pregnancies. Project Manager Angela Johnson said this is a three-year-long project that is bringing the community together for one cause. “All our partners on the grant received sub-awards from us to help them with developing their new project. Liberty House is looking at healthy relationships in youth,” Johnson said. “Some of our other partners are Better Way Grocers that is going out in the community with their mobile grocery store and providing specific learning for expected and parenting teens and helping those young parents learn basic cooking skills and helping them understand nutrition both for themselves and for their children.” Read more


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