ERIC Number: ED496883
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Jan
Family Support: Fostering Leadership and Partnerships to Improve Access. Building State Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Series. Number 14
Thompson, Lisa; Uyeda, Kimberly; Wright, Janel; Halfon, Neal
UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities
This policy brief discusses the critical role of family support and how family support programs can help to improve care for young children. It presents an overview of what family support entails, information about financing family support services, and strategies to enhance family support through the State Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems (SECCS) initiative. This brief has been adapted from the full report entitled "Family Support: Fostering Leadership and Partnership to Improve Access and Quality."
Descriptors: Family Programs, Partnerships in Education, Financial Support, Child Development, Leadership, Young Children
UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities. 1100 Glendon Avenue Suite 860, Los Angeles, CA 90024. Tel: 310-794-2583; Fax: 310-794-2728; e-mail: email@example.com; Web site: http://www.healthychild.ucla.edu
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education
Authoring Institution: University of California at Los Angeles, Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities.