This research project “Impact of Teen Pregnancy on the Support System in the UK” explores the impact of the support system on teen pregnancy. The scope of the project is to find out if there is support for teenagers who get pregnant…
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Babies born to teenagers are possible to have poor life outcomes. Most teenage mothers suffer physical, mental and emotional health conditions. All too frequently teenage parent families live in poverty (Field, 2011). There are various bodies that provide support to teenager mother in different ways. Some organizations offer that services support teenage mums to develop the skills and confidence they need to live independently. Mostly teenage mothers need support in areas such as budgeting, cooking, debt, benefits, self-esteem, confidence, assertiveness, and re-housing. Most support bodies are committed to giving them the opportunities in education, training, and employment.
Other organizations help these teenage mothers access other specialist services so that they get the full range of help to really make a difference for them, for their babies and for their families. One such body that provides support for teenage mothers is Action for Children's Gabriel Court which oversees the performance and ensures a multi-agency strategic approach to reducing levels of teenage pregnancies in the UK. ...Download file to see next pagesRead More
Teen pregnancy is one such issue which has led to many questions and researches have been conducted to determine the underlying causes of this problem that exists in the society. Teen pregnancy is a public health concern as well. According to surveys conducted in the United States, in the year 1991, 61.8 conceptions were reported in every 1000 teenage girls.
An increase in the rate of teen pregnancies always leads to an increase in abortion, which is one of the major social issues associated with teen pregnancies. Abortion in medical science is a process in which doctors, with the approval of the pregnant women, kill the fetus in order to terminate the pregnancy.
as twelve or thirteen have made society acknowledge their presence by not only going out alone but also by going against the social norm and becoming young mothers. Studies have been made in order to understand the reason behind and the impact of teenage pregnancies. These
Marriage not only provided economic but moral support as well to both the mother and children. It was in the late 1960’s early 1970’s when the problem of teenage pregnancy came into being when the public and policy concern shifted. According to the UNICEF
Those who neglect good advice from the relevant people end up making unwise decisions which end up affecting their lives so negatively that they live the rest of their lives with regrets. On the other side of the coin, those who humble themselves and open
So far, the US has the highest teen pregnancy rate among other developed nations as revealed by the surveys conducted by various researchers. Analyzing its statistics report, the rates of teen pregnancy in the US relatively decreases as the years go by, but still, it has the highest teen pregnancy rates among the industrialized nations.
It brings about its own share of challenges and changes the life of the teenager completely. The following paper will delve deeply into the challenges teen pregnancy brings, how to prevent it and how to