Strengthening Families Protective Factors are new framework for child abuse and neglect prevention and promoting optimal child development. The protective factors shift the focus of child abuse and neglect prevention efforts from family risks and deficits to family strengths and resiliency. By recognizing and building on existing strengths within communities and families, we can support all families in providing a healthy, safe, and loving environment for children.
This training consists of two sessions, and both must be attended in order to recieve full credit. No partail credit will be given.
Friday, February 23 - 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free to early educators from a program participating in Learn & Grow. Please include name of program during registration to assist thread in identifying programs participating in Learn & Grow.
The cost for early educators from a program not enrolled in Learn & Grow is $75.
For more information about Learn & Grow please visit www.aklearnandgrow.org or contact Learn & Grow at firstname.lastname@example.org
Strengthening Families and Pyramid Model Trainings are funded by:
State of Alaska, Departement of Health and Social Services
State of Alaska, Department of Education & Early Development
Alaska Children's Trust