TRH TASK FORCE MEETINGS
There are no TRH Task Force meetings scheduled at this time. Stay tuned for more details.
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In the Spring of 2013, the Orange County Women's Health Project partnered with Planned Parenthood of Orange & San Bernardino Counties to launch the Teen Reproductive Health (TRH) Task Force to address the disparities in the teen birth rates within certain pockets of Orange County and the slowly increasing rate of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) across Orange County.
Over the next eighteen months, the TRH Task Force prepared a Policy Brief, and on October 17, 2014, presented the following policy recommendations at the 3rd Orange County Women's Health Policy Summit:
POLICY BRIEFS & RECOMMENDATIONS
In 2015 the OCWHP worked with PPOSBC to develop an action plan and mobilized the TRH Task Force to support comprehensive sex education in public schools. Thanks in part to t his effort, as of January 1, 2016, the California Healthy Youth Act (AB 329) mandates, updates and expands sexual health education in public schools in California.
Click here to read the 2014 Policy Brief: Teen Reproductive Health
Click here to view the Teen Reproductive Health Policy Recommendation Presentation