Community-Based Abstinence Education (CBAE)

To provide funding to public and private institutions for community-based abstinence education project grants.

The project grant's objective is to increase the proportion of youth that remain abstinent until marriage and decrease the rate of births to unmarried teenage girls.

To meet these
objectives, grantees must incorporate the abstinence education definitions identified under (A) through (H) in Section 510(b)(2) of the Social Security Act.
Related Programs

Examples of Funded Projects

Examples of funded projects may be requested through the Family and Youth Services Bureau.


Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.