Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP)
PREP is the first federal funding stream for programs that teach about contraception for the prevention of pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
PREP utilizes the evidenced based curriculum, Promoting Health Among Teens: Comprehensive (PHAT) which build skills to prevent pregnancy, HIV and STDs. PHAT includes 16 well-defined lessons which clearly emphasize teaching refusal statements, delay statements and alternative actions students can use to avoid unprotected sex. The lessons are designed for 45-minute period.