State and National Resources
The National Campaign
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unwanted Pregnancy aims to improve the lives and futures of children and families in a national arena. These individuals strive to ensure children are born into healthy, stable, two-parent families who are committed to and prepared to take care of another human being. The campaign works hard to educate young people in order to prevent teen and unplanned pregnancies.
The State Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
The South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy is an organization dedicated to prevent adolescent pregnancy in South Carolina through education, technical assistance, public awareness, advocacy and research.
DHEC - Division of STDs and HIV
DHEC strives to prevent the contraction and spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and sexually transmistted infections (STIs), especially HIV/AIDS. They also aim to provide care and support resources for those infected with HIV.
SC HIV/AIDS Council
The South Carolina HIV/AIDS Council (SCHAC) is an organization dedicated to developing strategies to reduce the rate of HIV/AIDS and improve the quality of life of citizens throughout South Carolina impacted by the human immunodeficiency virus.
CDC's Division of Adolescent and School Health (DASH)
DASH promotes the health and well-being of children and adolescents to enable them to become healthy and productive adults.
The United Way of Aiken County
The United Way of Aiken County works effortlessly with various nonprofit and for-profit organizations throughout the county to enrich, educate and empower the lives of all citizens in this area.
The mission of the Aiken County HELP LINE is to provide support programs that facilitate access to intervention, information and/or services using enhanced means of telecommunication technologies as the primary vehicle for delivering that access.
The Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons is an organization devoted to help abused women, their children, teens and men break the cycle of violence. They offer safe, confidential services and shelter.