Aims and objectives
to critically appraise the available literature and summarise the evidence relating to adolescent mothers’ use of social networking sites in terms of any social support and social capital they may provide and to identify areas for future exploration.
- •Review of literature pertaining to adolescent mothers’ use of social networking sites
- •Adolescent mothers receive valuable social support by use of online networking sites
- •Paucity of literature surrounding use of global sites and comparable uses / outcomes
- •Need to explore use of global networking sites as potential mediums for interventions