Teenage Pregnancy

Clearinghouse Connector – March 2010

This edition of the Clearinghouse Connector profiles information resources that explore the issue of teenage pregnancy.

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A picture of Australia’s children 2009

The state of Victoria’s children 2008

Catalogue of evidence: adolescent indicators: teen pregnancy rate

Australia’s mothers and babies 2006

Antecedents of teenage pregnancy from a 14-year follow-up study using data linkage

Contraceptive use among teenagers

Contraceptive use patterns across teens' sexual relationships

What helps in providing contraceptive services for teens?

Women and sexual and reproductive health

Being a young mum

Becoming a mum: just the whole world changes!

A road less travelled: voices of 21 teenage mothers from the country

Maternity services

Having a baby in Victoria: Ministerial Review of Birthing Services in Victoria

Improving maternity services in Australia: Maternity Services Review

Abortion services

Abortion services in Victoria

Abortion among young women and subsequent life outcomes

Teenage pregnancy and health and wellbeing

Teenage pregnancy

Healthy eating at various life stages

Young people, pregnancy and social exclusion

Psychosocial aspects of teenage pregnancy resolution

What gets you there and keeps you going : young parents and support groups : the key factors that engage and maintain young parents in a supportive group environment

Young mothers and access to servcies

Barriers to service delivery for young pregnant women and mothers

Optimizing wellbeing: young mothers' participation in parents' groups

Teenage pregnancy and social support

The dynamics of welfare participation among women who experienced teenage motherhood in Australia

Needs and service models for young women experiencing, or at risk of homelessness, who are pregnant and/or parenting, and experiencing; violence

Related websites

Family Planning Victoria

Marie Stopes

Reproductive Choice Australia


Raising Children Network

Hey babe? …what if you’re pregnant?

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