Brave Foundation - Teenage Pregnancy and Parenthood

and parenting teens -
we’re here to help you
now and beyond

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The Brave SEPT (Supporting Expecting and Parenting Teens) Program is an interactive Pathway Plan created for expecting and parenting teens to ensure they are connected to parenting support, life support and educational opportunities in their local communities.


Join the SEPT program

Express interest in receiving parenting support, life support and educational opportunities.

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Brave Foundation relies on community support to continue our work. See how you can help by fundraising for us.

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Real Stories

Watch a message from our CEO, Bernie Black, or hear fromother expecting and parenting teens.

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Support for Girls

Brave Foundation is here to help you, no matter what stage you’re at.

  • Support Overview
  • Am I Pregnant?
  • I'm Pregnant
  • During Pregnancy
  • The Future

support & advice for guys

Head over to our specialised page for guys experiencing teenage parenthood. Help is here.

for family members

Somebody close to you has fallen pregnant. You may think this is an experience you never thought you would be a part of. Please know, you will be ok, and the future of your family can still be a bright one.

How friends can help

Your role as a friend can help so much. See this section to get some advice and hear some stories.

Resources for professionals

Information for secondary school and health care professionals.