Teen Center

Floyd County
Teen Center

706-802-5372
16 East 12th Street, Suite 200
Rome, GA 30161

(Entrance at back of the Floyd County Health Dept., 2nd floor.)

Hours of Operation:

Mon/Tues/Thurs:
8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wed:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Fri:
8:00 am - 2:00 pm


Resources for teens and parents:

www.teenwire.com
www.4girls.gov
www.thecoolspot.gov
www.girlshealth.gov
www.stayteen.org

 

Mission

To reach-out to all youth in Rome & Floyd county.  To create a community-wide collaboration between youth, parents, schools & the faith community.  To lead adolescents toward graduating high school, making appropriate decisions & becoming productive members of society.

Goals

  • Reduce teen pregnancies
  • Reduce sexually transmitted infections among teens
  • Increase the number of teens who are abstinent
  • Increase knowledge among teens and parents about the consequences of unprotected sex


Prevention Services

  • Teen Advisory Board
  • Sex Education that is effective and research-based
  • Abstinence Education
  • Karate Outreach Program
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) Education
  • Video/Computer Library
  • School/Community Presentations - Programs can be designed to meet the specific needs of the requesting school or agency.
  • Parent Education on how to talk with teens about sex, relationships and other health issues.

 

Call 706-802-5372
for more information!


 

Health Services and Health Education

  • Birth Control and Birth Control Counseling
  • Abstinence Counseling
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) and HIV Testing
  • STI Treatment
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Hepatitis B Vaccines
  • Gardasil (HPV) Vaccines
  • Yearly Physical Exams
  • Pap Smears

 


Contact information:


16 East 12th Street, Suite 200
Rome, GA 30161
706-802-5272

Emily Edwards, RN
Public Health Nurse
706-802-5372

Kay Rampley
Lab Technician
706-802-5372

Angie Robinson, LMSW
Youth Development Coordinator
706-802-5828

Vanessa Spivey
Secretary/Receptionist
706-802-5372

Bartow County, Myra Belcher, FNP (Teen Clinic Nurse)
770-382-1920 - mmbelcher@dhr.state.ga.us

Walker County, Jan Pardue (Teen Center Manager)
706-858-6965 - jmpardue@dhr.state.ga.us

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