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Thriving Children and Families: Prevention With Purpose--2021/2022 Prevention Resource Guide

This comprehensive guide on preventing child abuse and neglect uses a strength-based framework and recognizes that there are actions we can take to address root causes and provide meaningful support.  The guide provides information on resources and partners, and how to build protective systems and policies using a public health approach,  acknowledging families' lived wisdom. It includes easy-to-use conversation guides presented in Spanish and English for working with families on building protective factors. This resource supports resilience.

Related Topics: 
School & Community Partnerships
Health and Safety and Licensing
Family and Community Engagement
Administration for Children & Families (ACF)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Children’s Bureau
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83 pages
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