Strengthening Families (Free for Learn & Grow)

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Strengthening Families Protective Factors are new framework for child abuse and neglect prevention and promoting optimal child development. The protective factors shift the focus of child abuse and neglect prevention efforts from family risks and deficits to family strengths and resiliency. By recognizing and building on existing strengths within communities and families, we can support all families in providing a healthy, safe, and loving environment for children.

This is a two (2) part training, along with self-reflection. No partial credit will be given.

Part one: Monday, February 24, 2020, 6 - 9 pm

Part two: Monday, March 2, 2020, 6 - 9 pm


The cost for early educators from a program not enrolled in Learn & Grow or for those not in a DEED grant funded proram is $45 .

Free to early educators from a program which is either participating in Learn & Grow or is DEED grant funded. Please include name of program during registration to assist thread in identifying educators who may take this training at no cost.

For more information about Learn & Grow please visit or contact Learn & Grow at

Strengthening Families and Pyramid Model Trainings are funded by:

    State of Alaska, Department of Health and Social Services State of Alaska, Department of Education & Early Development Alaska Children's Trust
This session has been approved by the SEED Training Approval System. For more information about SEED Training Approval System please go to

thread Southcentral AK
Kenai thread Office
601 frontage road suite 204
Kenai, AK 99611
Mischellean Smith