Real Teenage Families

Teenage families are much more than statistics.
These are our realities and truths.
Day 1 #tmnyc photo challenge, selfie.

Day 1 #tmnyc photo challenge, selfie.

Teenmom NYC. 20 day photo challenge! If you’re a #teenmom #teendad #youngmom #youngdad join, share your photos, and connect with other #youngparents.

Teenmom NYC. 20 day photo challenge! If you’re a #teenmom #teendad #youngmom #youngdad join, share your photos, and connect with other #youngparents.

Children born to teens aren’t successful. Really? #Obama was born to a #teenmom. #nostigmanoshame #noteenshame

Children born to teens aren’t successful. Really? #Obama was born to a #teenmom. #nostigmanoshame #noteenshame

Some famous children born to #teenparents.

Some famous children born to #teenparents.

@candiesorg you’re wrong #teenmom @wendydavistexas is changing the world!

stethoscopesandsippycups:

54% MD

#teenmom in med school! Congrats more than half way done! #noteenshame #nostigmanoshame

stethoscopesandsippycups:

54% MD

#teenmom in med school! Congrats more than half way done! #noteenshame #nostigmanoshame

New York Coalition for Reproductive Justice: RSVP to the No Stigma! No Shame! Teen Families Conference | July 13th, 2013

nyc4rj:

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In March 2013, we launched the No Stigma! No Shame! campaign, in response to the New York City Human Resources Administration’s “Think Being a Teen Parent Won’t Cost You?” teen pregnancy prevention campaign. While most of the teen pregnancy prevention ads are gone, the HRA has…

#nostigmanoshame #noteenshame don’t feel embarrassed for being a #teenparent feel EMPOWERED! RSVP today!

#nyc teen families event registration is open! Be sure to RSVP. #nostigmanoshame #teenmom

#nyc teen families event registration is open! Be sure to RSVP. #nostigmanoshame #teenmom

The term teen mom bothers me. A-LOT

ilaughatthesky:

Like when people refer to me as a teen mom. If I am not a teenager what are you referred to ? A old mom ? No , a ty mom ? ( nano like twenTY thirTY forTY) No, so why is it just TEEN mom.

"Why do I have to be a #teenmom why can’t I just be a #mom? Old moms aren’t called old moms so why TEEN moms?"

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