Through our programs and trainings,
we equip individuals and organizations with tools and information to advance child wellbeing in our state.
HOW DO YOU PREVENT CHILD ABUSE?
By Strengthening Families.
HOW DO WE STRENGTHEN FAMILIES?
By promoting five key protective factors.
These factors include knowledge of parenting and child development, social and emotional competence of children, parental resilience, social connections and concrete support in times of need. By bolstering these protective factors, we can prevent child abuse and neglect, build stronger family & community relationships and empower families to thrive in challenging situations.
Knowledge of Parenting & Child Development
Social & Emotional Competence of Children
Concrete Support in Times of Need
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Speaking Each Other Into GreatnessBy Claire Louge, Executive DirectorWhen I was first starting my career, trying to find direction, I learned of a job opportunity doing community outreach with First Things First in Yavapai County. I remember how big, important, and...
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