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Youth Thrive Alive! Forum: Presenting New Youth Thrive Resources

November 2020

For our second quarterly Youth Thrive Alive! Forum,  we unveiled two new Youth Thrive resources: (1) Youth Thrive Video: Voices from the Network, a video, which features interviews from policymakers, practitioners, and young adult leaders who discuss the role of Youth Thrive in their lives; and (2) Youth Thrive: Our Story (So Far), a written narrative that tells the Youth Thrive story since the beginning. 

Webinar

Moving Beyond the Family Engagement Check Box: A Webinar

November 2020

While many individuals and organizations, including funders, see the value of family engagement, they often struggle with the logistics of how to engage families. This webinar, by CSSP and Family Voices, provides an example of family engagement in systems level work. 

Read the full Moving Beyond the Family Engagement Check Box: An Innovative Partnership to Promote Authentic Family Engagement in Systems Change report here.

Brief

Equity in Action: DULCE Addresses the Health and Emotional Needs of Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Executive Summary)

October 2020

This is the executive summary provides themes and key concepts from the full brief here.

Brief

Equity in Action: DULCE Addresses the Health and Emotional Needs of Families During the COVID-19 Pandemic

October 2020

This brief summarizes the response and value of the Developmental Understanding and Legal Collaboration for Everyone (DULCE) approach during the first four months of the COVID-19 pandemic, the essential elements of the model that support its strength, and lessons learned.

Brief

Hope in the Time of Chaos: CHOC Children’s Strengthened Response to COVID-19 through DULCE

October 2020

This brief demonstrates the power of DULCE in addressing the critical concrete needs of families with newborns during the pandemic. The five original DULCE sites are EC-LINC communities. 

Report

Moving Beyond the Family Engagement Check Box: An Innovative Partnership to Promote Authentic Family Engagement in Systems Change

October 2020

This case study examines the partnership that the Center for the Study of Social Policy (CSSP) and Family Voices undertook to create and implement a process for engaging families in the Pediatrics Supporting Parents (PSP) national initiative to promote the social and emotional development (SED) of young children.

(25 pp)

Video

DULCE’s Secret Ingredient: the Interdisciplinary Team

October 2020

This animation highlights the DULCE Interdisciplinary Team and its approach to holistically problem-solve a family's needs. It's a white-board style animation, intended to support the onboarding and training of new communities to DULCE.

Video

The Unique Relationship Between the Family Specialist and Medical Provider

October 2020

This animation highlights the important and unique relationship between the Family Specialist and the Medical Provider. It’s a white-board style animation, intended to support the onboarding and training of new communities to DULCE.
Brief

Using Café Conversations to Build Protective and Promotive Factors

October 2020

The goal of café-style conversations is to create an intimate environment where parents, caregivers, and community members can share and support each other as a strategy for strengthening families.

(4 pp)

Brief

Coming Together During COVID-19: Early Childhood Systems Supporting Families

October 2020

This brief is the first in a three-part series, highlighting community and local level responses to COVID-19. This first brief discusses how the infrastructure and partnerships EC-LINC communities have developed over years of building their early childhood systems have allowed them to address the needs confronting families with young children.

(12 pp)