Engaging Select Populations

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Date Developed: n.a.. Source: Office of Adolescent Health. Presenter(s): N/A. Type: Interactive Learning Tool. Level: Introductory. Length: Self-paced.


This course provides programs working with expectant and parenting adolescents and young adults (referred to as expectant and parenting youth in this course) with an overview of principles and strategies to more successfully reach diverse, vulnerable, and at-risk youth and, specifically, how to work in partnership with them.

Learning Objectives

• Define select populations.

• Identify the select populations they serve within their target population.

• Identify supports and ways to engage the select populations they serve.

• Develop specific strategies for engaging select populations of youth.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.