WE ARE GETTING GIRLS READY 4 LIFE! (GGR4L!)

Register your daughter today for GGR4L!, a comprehensive program that helps prepare Girls Inc. members to be healthy, educated, successful, independent women by integrating:

  • PREGNANCY PREVENTION ggr1
  • COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS
  • ECONOMIC LITERACY
  • PARENT–CHILD COMMUNICATION
  • MAKING PROUD CHOICES

For more information contact:

Anesha Alexander 214-654-4544 or email her at aalexander@girlsincdallas.org

MAKING PROUD CHOICES (GRADES  5 TO 12)

Designed to empower girls with behaviors, that will reduce their risk of becoming pregnant or infected with STDs or HIV. The program focuses on personal responsibility education  and postponing sexual activity by:

  • Increasing knowledge about prevention of pregnancy, STDs and HIV
  • Increasing positive attitude about abstinence
  • Increasing confidence in ability to negotiate abstinence
  • Strengthening intentions to abstain from sex
  • Strengthening sense of pride and responsibility in making a difference in their lives
  • Educating girls on avoiding high-risk behaviors

The program motivates girls to take steps to avoid high-risk behaviors by equipping them with the skills to:

  • Evaluate the risks and lasting consequences of becoming pregnant or infected with STDs and HIV
  • Recognize that abstaining from sexual activity or using contraception are the only ways to avoid pregnancy and STDs
  • Understand that factual information about conception and protection is essential for avoiding teen pregnancy and STDs
  • Communicate effectively to remain abstinent and avoid unprotected sexual intercourse

ggr 4This Comprehensive Program is available at one of our center locations or on-site at select locations.

Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas wants all girls to become strong, smart and bold in their relationships. GGRL! Programs are being offered at no cost to community organizations who meet minimum requirements. Please contact one of our program facilitators for more information:

Please contact our lead program facilitator for more information and read our blog post about with highlights from the program:

Anesha Alexander 214-654-4544 or aalexander@girlsincdallas.org

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