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Promoting Healthy Families in Your Community: 2008 Resource Packet
Child Welfare Information Gateway, Children's Bureau, FRIENDS National Resource Center For Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention |
|Year Published: 2008|
This Resource Guide was written to support service providers in their work with parents, caregivers, and their children to strengthen families and prevent child abuse and neglect. The guide includes information about protective factors that help reduce the risk of child maltreatment, strategies for changing how communities support families, and evidence-informed practices. It also offers suggestions for enhancing protective factors in families, tools to build awareness and develop community partnerships, information about child abuse and neglect, a directory of national organizations that work to strengthen families, and tip sheets in English and Spanish on specific parenting topics.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Overview
Chapter 2: The Five Protective Factors
Chapter 3: Tip Sheets for Parents
Chapter 4: Engaging Your Community
Chapter 5: When Children Are at Risk
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