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The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

Building Community, Building Hope: 2016/2017 Prevention Resource Guide

This comprehensive guide on preventing child abuse and neglect uses a strength-based framework for protecting children and strengthening families and community networks. Most valuable are the short tip sheets designed for parents in Chapter 5; they build competencies on a wide range of topics and are presented in Spanish as well as English. Other issues addressed include: working with families, building public awareness, identifying and supporting abused children, prevention, and positive parenting. This resource supports resilience.

Related Topics: 
School & Community Partnerships
Health and Safety and Licensing
Family and Community Engagement
Publisher: 
Administration for Children & Families (ACF)
Author: 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Children’s Bureau
Resource Type: 
Length: 
110 pages
Publication Date: 
2016