ERIC Number: ED407061
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Lalley, Jacqueline, Ed.
Connection, Jan-Dec 1995
This document consists or the six issues of the Family Resource Coalition's newsletter "Connection" published in 1995. These newsletter issues explore matters pertaining to family support and related programs. Featured articles are as follows: (January-February) "Board Approves Long-Range Plan, Reaffirms FRC's [Family Resource Coalition] Commitment to local Programs," and "FRC Spreads Family Support News through Computer Network"; (March-April) "Big Changes in Washington: How They Could Affect Family Support Programs," and "Young Adolescents and Their Families"; (May-June) "Announcing Landmark Contributions from FRC Best Practices Project," and "FRC's STATES Initiative Hits the Ground Running"; (July-August) "FRC Nurtures Community Efforts to Grow the Family Support Movement," and "Panel Advises STATES Initiative: Providers, Parents, & Trainers are Experts on Technical Advisory Panel"; (September-October) "FRC Publishes Community Assessment Manual: Experience is Backbone of How-To Guide" and "Block Grants are Coming: How Can We Turn a Crisis into an Opportunity"; (November-December) "Helping States Build Committee's Capacity to Support Children and Families," and "Child and Family Services Block Grants: A Threat to Preservation Programs." Each of the bimonthly issues also features a section entitled Bulletin Board, which contains information on conferences, resources, job openings, seminars, and events. (WJC)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Block Grants, Community Development, Community Programs, Evaluation Criteria, Family Programs, Newsletters, Public Policy, Social Services, State Programs
Family Resource Coalition, 200 South Michigan Avenue, 16th Floor, Chicago, IL 60604; phone: 312-341-0900; fax: 312-341-9361.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Family Resource Coalition, Chicago, IL.