CONSENT-Inspired Art Show

An Art Show hosted by NTARUPT and 500X Gallery to Shed Light on Consent in Healthy Relationships & Its Power to Help Reduce Teen Pregnancy NTARUPT is looking for artwork inspired by the message of CONSENT in healthy relationships — made by you, our Dallas-Fort Worth community members. The extended deadline for the open call is Monday, January 17 and… Read the rest
Ntarupt's Art of Consent Invitation for Artists

“Art of Consent” Competition and Exhibition – Presented by Ntarupt in partnership with 500X Gallery

Two Winners Could WIN $500 Plus a Chance to Display Art for Buyers at the Leading BIPOC Art Gallery in Dallas, 500x Gallery to Raise Awareness of CONSENT in Healthy Relationships    “Art of Consent” Competition & Art Show  Ntarupt is partnering with Dallas’ Gallery 500x to host its first-ever “Art of CONSENT” competition and artists exhibition. The goal is… Read the rest
Ntarupt "Knowledge is Power Survey: "Sex Ed & Dallas' Hispanic Families" Graphic Poster "Spanish"

“Knowledge is Power: Sex Ed & Dallas’ Hispanic Families” survey / “Educacion Sexual en las familias hispanas”

Click here to take the Spanish Sex Ed Survey PREGUNTAS FINALES Y DESCARGOS DE RESPONSABILIDAD: Gracias por su ayuda con esta importante encuesta de NTARUPT. Por favor, complete sus respuestas de la mejor manera que pueda. Esta encuesta es anónima, informal y confidencial. Nadie sabrá que sus respuestas son suyas ni podrán identificarlo de ninguna manera. Esta encuesta y la… Read the rest
Ntarupt Disruptor Awards Hispanic Heritage Month HHM

Introducing our new “NTARUPT DiSRuPToR Awards”

Celebrating North Texas Sex Education Trailblazers SEP. 27 2021 This Hispanic Heritage Month 2021, Ntarupt is launching our first “ DiSRuPToR Awards ” spotlighting five Hispanic awardees from North Texas who are positively and wonderfully disrupting the sex education and prevention landscape in North Texas! The awardees are helping to ensure more North Texas youths have equitable access to… Read the rest

Teen birth rates in the U.S. and Texas have been declining for decades. County-level data can help explain why.

By: Alexis Allison AUG. 19 2021 For J.R. Chester’s kids, the sex talk doesn’t happen just once. It’s a “conversation of many conversations,” the sexual health educator and project manager at the Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy said.When she’s nursing her 22-month-old, she’s teaching her older children about breasts — what they’re for, how they work. When she’s bathing… Read the rest
federal grant Ntarupt Star Local Media

Thank you for featuring the Ntarupt federal grant announcement, Star Local Media!

By: Anny Sivilay, Star Local Media Reporter AUG. 26 2020 The North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens (Ntarupt) has been awarded funding from two federal grants totaling $1,050,000 per year from the Office of Population Affairs (OPA) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The grants will help Ntarupt work with communities to address teen… Read the rest

Conversar Con Tu Hijo Sobre Sexo | Talking to Your Teen About Sex

Español: Durante el “Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana” únase a nosotros en esta conversación especial sobre cómo hablar sobre SALUD SEXUAL con sus hijos (sí, vamos hablar sobre sexo). ¡Estamos muy emocionados porque les llevaremos nuestro primer Facebook Live en español! con nuestras educadoras expertas en salud sexual; Jenifer Hernández e Ileana Cruz, y la Dra. Nora Gimpel, Vicepresidente… Read the rest

North Texas Sex Education Expert, Veronica Whitehead, Honored with Rising Star Award

Whitehead led the development of NTARUPT’s new virtual sex education programs to ensure teens and parents had access to sex-ed resources during COVID-19. The Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy (Texas Campaign) is excited to announce that Veronica Whitehead, M.Ed, CHES, Director of Programs for the North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens (NTARUPT) has been awarded… Read the rest

Guest column: Sex education revisions, a step in the right direction

By Emily Martin, Star Local Media contributor As a conservative Christian with deep experience in the Dallas ISD system and a mentor for teenage moms, I believe that public education is critical in the effort to reduce teen pregnancy. In early September, the State Board of Education will cast initial votes on health education minimum curriculum standards, which includes… Read the rest