Articles about family support


Engaging Communities to Support Families

Last updated: 10/04/2020

Family-centered practitioners view all family members, including maternal and paternal relatives, fictive kin, and informal helpers, as important resources and supports for the...

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Students in special education programs navigate distance learning through COVID-19 pandemic

Last updated: 07/18/2020

The coronavirus pandemic has created significant challenges for teachers and students as they adapt to distance learning. Parents of students with disabilities face additional...

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How should probation work with families?

Last updated: 06/24/2020

How should probation work with families? Exploring the relationship between frontline probation staff and service users’ families Share This Post Share on email Partnership...

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More Parenting Resources for Managing at Home During COVID-19

Last updated: 06/11/2020

Current as of May 19, 2020 Coronavirus disease 2019 restrictions are beginning to relax. However, many parents are still working and teaching their children at home. And that...

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Together we improve lives

Last updated: 05/05/2020

As a teenager, 13-year old Mariah Hainsworth had difficulty expressing herself and shied away from interactions with other youth her age. “Mariah was very shy. She was never...

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Reporting Child Abuse as a Service Member

Last updated: 04/30/2020

Reporting Child Abuse as a Service Member How to Report Child Abuse In The Military March 27, 2020 @ 6:12 PM | 6 Min Read | 29857 Views How to Report Child Abuse or Neglect In...

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'I can't know the children are safe': social workers' fears over lockdown

Last updated: 04/09/2020

When Kate* went to do an initial child protection assessment the other day, she had to see the youngster in the garden. “They didn’t really understand what was going on, they...

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How To Talk About The Coronavirus With Kids

Last updated: 04/07/2020

With schools and non-essential businesses closed in an attempt to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, many families are feeling the strain of balancing home and work life...

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The Stories Behind the Numbers

Last updated: 11/08/2019

Nearly 1 in 5 infants and toddlers in the United States were living in poverty in 2018, according to data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau. But numbers only tell part of...

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Support Your Child During Deployment

Last updated: 10/07/2019

September 10, 2019 @ 3:21 PM | 4 Min Read | 509 Views 4 Ways You Can Support the Children You Love During Their Parent’s Deployment Grandparents, aunts and uncles, family...

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