YouTHRIVE Teen Parent Summit

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YouTHRIVE Teen Parent Summit

Dates & Times

September 13-17 - times vary (most are between 3-5pm)

Location

Audience

Expectant and parenting teen dads and moms, ages 21 and under​

September 13, 2021

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September 17, 2021

The Michigan Adolescent Pregnancy and Parenting Program (an MDHHS program) and MOASH are excited to announce that we will be hosting our annual statewide teen parent summit virtually this year. Join other teen moms and dads from all over Michigan on Instagram Live for a week of learning, connecting, and socializing! YouTHRIVE is an event packed with fun where young parents from across Michigan can connect, inspire one another, and work towards their personal goals while building happy, healthy, and thriving families.

Days and times: September 13-17 - times vary (most are between 3-5pm)
Audience: Expectant and parenting teen dads and moms, ages 21 and under​
Link to join: Registration will open shortly, and the first 100 to register will receive a free t-shirt! Folks can also tune in the week of the event via MOASH's Instagram livestream (@moashinfo).
​This FREE summit will feature learning opportunities, inspiring panels of former teen parents, and freebies, prizes, and giveaways! We are working on registration and will let you know when it opens up.

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A statewide annual learning and networking event for young parents!

Registration

Registration will open shortly, and the first 100 to register will receive a free t-shirt! Folks can also tune in the week of the event via MOASH's Instagram livestream (@moashinfo).

YouTHRIVE Teen Parent Summit

Schedule

Current agenda for September 13-17 livestreams:

  • Monday 9/13 4-5:30pm: BIPOC Breastfeeding for Teens Panel with the Michigan Breastfeeding Network

  • Tuesday 9/14 4-5pm: - Young Parent Panel where expectant and parenting youth can ask questions and get support from teen moms and dads

  • Wednesday 9/15 3-4pm: Keynote Speaker: Tyra Moore, founder of A Girl Like Me

  • Thursday 9/16 11-11:30am and 3-3:30pm: 30-minute #WellnessThursday sessions, including Cooking Tutorials with Joshua Miller, Saginaw Intermediate School District and tips for Mental Health & Self Care with Jennifer Cronkite, Community Mental Health Authority of Clinton, Eaton, and Ingham Counties

  • Friday 9/17 6pm: Virtual open mic night!

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