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RAPP Program

Peer to Peer Mentoring Program/RAPP(Responsible Adolescent Peer Program)

This program trains students to be ambassadors for Greene County Family Planning and Public Health. The students can be used as resources for school nurses and guidance counselors with the goal of ‘teens helping teens’ make smart decisions.
Training includes:

  • “Respect Yourself/Protect Yourself” comprehensive program
  • Collaboration with other agencies
  • Benefits of participation include:
  • Community Service hours
  • Graduation acknowledgement as a peer leader
  • Leadership skills

This initiative follows the newly released NY State Youth Sexual Health Plan Agenda which was a collaborative effort among State Education, Health, and Criminal Justice departments to ensure that accurate sexual health information and quality health services are made available to all New York State youth.

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