PREVENTING HIV/AIDS AND
OTHER ADOLESCENT RISK BEHAVIORS
Why We Care
We care because youth are our most valuable resource. We want to promote the healthy growth and development of youth and give them skills for making healthy choices that will affect life-long behavior patterns and the quality of their adult lives.
To transform schools and communities by empowering young people to make healthy choices and pro-social behaviors.
Students in Grades 7-12 across the state of Alabama participate in FOCUS. Want to join FOCUS and be a part of Making a Difference in your school and community? Click here!
Through active participation in FOCUS, young people have increased knowledge, enhanced leadership skills, and awareness regarding their value in decreasing the incidence of adolescent risk behaviors.