We envision a healthier Mississippi where teens have access to essential knowledge, skills, resources, and support so they may grow into healthy adults and move Mississippi Forward.

There is overwhelming evidence that young people in Mississippi lack the information and access to health services they need to make healthy decisions about their sexual health.

Mississippi currently has the
2nd highest
teen pregnancy rate and chlamydia and gonorrhea infection rate in the US

New on the Blog

Meet Teen Health Mississippi’s Emily Feher

Over the next few months, we will be running features on Teen Health Mississippi’s staff and partners. Teen Health Mississippi is the only organization that partners with young people to provide sustainable and holistic sexual health programs and services for youth in schools, clinics, and communities across the state. Visit our website.

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Meet MYCouncil Member-Courtney Simmons

Over the next few months, we will be running features on our Mississippi Youth Council (MYCouncil) members. MYCouncil is made up of 10 passionate youth activists from across Mississippi that support and promote high-quality comprehensive sex education for all young people. They work to ensure that young people have a voice in the debate around what gets…

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