Our In-House Programs

 

Continued Change Initiative

APC’s Continued Change Initiative intends to reduce the rates of teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) by 15% over the course of a five-year period using four strategies to include:

  • Initiating community mobilization utilizing the collective impact framework

  • Increasing the capacity and technical assistance provided for community partners and APC’s network of members

  • Continuing the diffusion of evidence-based teen pregnancy prevention programs

  • Developing strong internal strategies for teen pregnancy prevention

For more information, please contact Shawana Frazier at (706)721-1457 or sfrazier@augustapartnership.org

Family Self Sufficiency Initiative

Assists families in Richmond County, Georgia with building their capacity to become self-sufficient. The objectives for this initiative are for participants to develop and/or strengthen:

  • Problem-solving and other soft skills

  • Linkages to community resources and support networks

  • Stress reduction tactics

Achieved through Getting Ahead curriculum training, Lunch & Learn sessions, mentoring and stress reduction therapy.

For more information, please contact Cheryl Strobridge at (706)721-4887 or cstrobridge@augustapartnership.org

Georgia Home Visiting Program

To help further the on-going collaborative effort between APC, Inc. and its partners to strengthen the maternal and early childhood system in our community, APC, Inc. offers First Steps and Parents as Teachers under the Home Visiting Program, designed to support expectant parents and families of children ages birth to five in Richmond County.

For more information, please contact Vikki Pruitt at (706)721-4916 or vpruitt@augustapartnership.org

Opening Doors Out of School Youth Program

This program is designed to provide resource building, training opportunities, job shadowing, paid work experiences, and tools to assist individuals to become successful in the workforce by obtaining:

·         A credential (Diploma, GED, Certification or Licenses)

·         Employment, College/Technical Degree of Military career

For more information, please contact Steven O’Neil at (706)721-4885 or soneil@augustapartnership.org