- a set of
beliefs and an approach to strengthening and empowering families and communities so that they can foster the optimal
development of children, youth, and adult family members.
- a type of
grassroots, community-based program designed to prevent family
problems by strengthening parent-child relationships and providing
whatever parents need to be good
nurturers and providers.
a shift in human services delivery that encourages public and
private agencies to work together and to become more
and thus more effective.
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