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Welcome to NYC Teen. Learn about dealing with peer pressure, bullying and dating violence as well as depression, and anger. Do you have questions about preventing pregnancy or sexually transmitted infections? We'll tell you the facts, so you can decide what to do as well as where to find free and low-cost clinics. We also have the stories of real-life teen parents.


Every NYC teen has a story to tell. Click on the pictures below and learn about the different issues NYC teens face every day:

May is Mental Health Awareness Month!
To raise awareness about teen mental health, Youth Advocates from the Citizens’ Committee for Children of New York released a public service announcement. Check it out! Help spread the word, forward to a friend!


Real Talk Videos
 

What's it like to have a baby while you're a teenager? Hear what real teen parents are saying.
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Real Talk Videos

Real Talk Videos
 

STEP-UP (School-based Treatment and Education Programs for Urban Populations) is run by the NYC Health Department in public high schools around New York City.
Get your test results!

STEP UP

Get Your ID
 

Having an ID is one of the keys to success. Learn how to apply for a birth certificate, Social Security card and non-driver State ID.
Learn more

STEP UP

Get Your ID
 

Talking about STDs and testing isn't hard. Listen in and get yourself talking today!
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