True Connections is the Healthy Futures parent education program.True Connections uses the evidence-based Active Parenting program. True Connections sessions are held at schools or in the community with the goal of increasing parents’ capacity to parent using active listening, honest communication, and problem solving. It teaches parents to use natural and logical consequences to reduce risky behaviors. Topics include data on teen sexual health, relationships, responsible sexual behavior, alcohol and drug use, bullying, and more.
Healthy Futures parent workshops also provide parents with the opportunity to ask questions about other Healthy Futures programming offered in their students’ school.