Scholarships for Children of Single Parents

Children of Single Parents As a single parent, paying for school can be difficult. But single parent scholarships exist to ease the burden many single parents face when trying to balance work, school and paying the bills. Single parent scholarships are distributed by individuals...
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Why I’ve Forgiven My Father by Kyle McMahon

I've talked at length about my biological father's choice to leave before I was born as well as the repercussions his decision has had on my life. In the past year, I've heard thousands and thousands of stories from other fatherless sons and...
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Virginia’s Teen Pregnancy Rate Going Down

According to the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, the teen pregnancy rate is down in Virginia, and in the entire country. Since a 1991 peak in teen pregnancies, Virginia has seen a 57% decrease in the number of teen births, and the nation as a whole has seen a 52%...
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Welcome to the VPEP Website!

This site was created to educate parents on the importance of family–mothers and fathers alike.  I believe having two parent’s names on your child's birth certificate is very important to a child of any age.  In Virginia if you are...
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