The We Think Twice Website is Now Available! Share New Tools to Help Teens put Their Futures First

We Think Twice is a youth-driven social media campaign that empowers teens to build knowledge and skills to form healthy relationships, set goals for the future, and feel confident in their decision not to have sex, use drugs, drink, smoke, or engage in other risky behaviors. The campaign, launched by the Family and Youth Services Bureau in partnership with the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health in 2019, has a new website with a variety of tools and tips for youth.

With the support of Runaway and Homeless Youth grantees like you, we can help teens across the country make healthy decisions and put their goals first! Check out four new resources available on the website and use our sample social media posts to share them with the youth who you serve. 

Quiz: Check Your Reality

This seven-question quiz helps dispel the misconception that most teens are engaging in risky behaviors.

Sample social media post to reach teens:
Think everyone’s doing it? Think again. Take the @WeThinkTwice quiz to find out what other teens are really doing.


Video: Dreams Over Drama

This short video explains how setting goals and making smart choices can put teens on the path to a successful future.

Sample social media post to reach teens:
Your future is closer than you think. Discover why setting goals can help you shape the future you want and deserve. Watch this video from @WeThinkTwice.

Listicle: Your Goals, Your Future

This visual article lists four actions teens can take to achieve their goals and take ownership of their future.

Sample social media post to reach teens:
What are YOUR dreams, and how can you make them a reality? Follow these 4 steps from @WeThinkTwice that you can take today to prepare for tomorrow. 


Worksheet: Goal-Setting Planner

This goal-setting planner helps teens map out steps they can take to achieve goals that are important to them. 

Sample social media post:
Got goals? Use the @WeThinkTwice goal-setting planner to list 3 goals and the steps you’ll take to reach them. Then share your plan with the hashtag #WeThinkTwice.