M.E.L.L. Inc. provides life skills, educational workshops, support groups and parenting resources to male and female teen parents between the ages of 13 - 19 years old. Our focus is to create a bond between parent and child and to encourage our teen parents to become positive role models for their children.
Teen Pregnancy Facts
- One million teens become pregnant in the United States a year.
- Teen mothers are more likely to not finish high school or college.
- 90% of prison inmates between the ages 15 - 19 years old are products of adolescent pregnancy.
Tammie Amoroso, a mentor for teen moms, remembers a recent baby shower she organized......for