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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
Statement written for the 51st Session of the Commission on Population and Development at the U.N.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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A report on the follow-up of the International Year of the Family
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U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres
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International Federation for Family Development (IFFD)
A 2018 report on the follow-up of main objectives from the International Year of the Family, with updates from the 2017 Day of Families.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Sara Wakefield, Ph.D. and Christopher Wildeman, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
About 5 million children (approximately 7% of all minor children) have experienced the incarceration of a residential parent at some point during childhood.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Bahira Sherif Trask, Ph.D.
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National Council on Family Relations
Compared to other high-income nations, contemporary U.S. work–family policies provide very limited support to families.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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Charlotte J. Patterson, Ph.D. and Abbie E. Goldberg, Ph.D
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National Council on Family Relations
Research on lesbian and gay parents and their children is consistent across studies in finding that both parents and children are well adjusted...
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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A Resource Manual for Military and Family Program Professionals
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Jay A. Mancini and Gary L. Bowen
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U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Defense
A training program to help family professionals think about, plan, and develop programs in a way that promotes community capacity building for military families.
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Family Life Education Methodology
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Teresa Eckrich Sommer, P. Lindsay Chase-Lansdale, Emily Sama-Miller, Christine Ross, and Scott Baumgartner
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This OPRE evaluation examined programs that deliberately combine services intended to support both child development and parental economic security.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Resource from the Exploration of Integrated Approaches to Supporting Child Development & Improving Family Economic Security
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Emily Sama-Miller and Scott Baumgartner
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This brief identifies common features of integrated services to support both the economic security of families and the development and wellbeing of children.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Resource from the Exploration of Integrated Approaches to Supporting Child Development & Improving Family Economic Security
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Christine Ross, Emily Sama -Miller, and Lily Roberts
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Part of a larger OPRE evaluation, this brief outlines how research and evaluation can create more robust integrated services for low-income families.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Resource from the Exploration of Integrated Approaches to Supporting Child Development & Improving Family Economic Security
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Teresa Eckrich Sommer, P. Lindsay Chase -Lansdale, Emily Sama -Miller, Christine Ross, and Scott Baumgartner
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Part of a larger OPRE evaluation, this brief identifies two conceptual frameworks to understand integrated services for low-income families.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Child Welfare Information Gateway
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau
This brief outlines the characteristics and challenges of rural families and how child welfare professionals can best serve their needs.
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Family Law and Public Policy
Family Life Education Methodology
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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Victor W. Harris
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National Resource Center for Healthy Marriage and Families
This fact sheet presents factors for family practitioners to be aware of when helping youth and young adults build healthy friendships.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Human Sexuality
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
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An Update of the Knowledge Base and Typology of Independent Living Programs in the United States
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Mark Courtney, Michael Pergamit, Marla McDaniel, Erin McDonald, Lindsay Giesen, Nathanael Okpych, and Andrew Zinn
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
This report provides information on child welfare legislation, current research on youth aging out of foster care, and a typology of independent living programs.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Family Law and Public Policy
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Mariel Sparr, Alexandra Joraanstad, Grace Atukpawu -Tipton, Nicole Miller, Julie Leis, and Jill Filene
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Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
States participating in the Mother and Infant Home Visiting Program Evaluation describe efforts to promote prenatal health and positive birth outcomes.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Healthy Families San Angelo
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Office of Planning, Research & Evaluation
Key findings from the implementation of Steps to Success, a home visiting program for adolescent mothers.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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Gundersen Health System
JWRC works to end all forms of child abuse and neglect through training, education, advocacy, prevention and awareness, providing care and treatment for all ages.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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On-Demand Trainings
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Gundersen Health System
Webinars on a variety of topics related to ending all forms of child maltreatment. Topics include advocacy, bullying, corporal punishment, prevention, and more.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Interpersonal Relationships
Family Health
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This fact sheet outlines a comprehensive approach for practitioners looking to create strong, culturally responsive programs for community-based organizations.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Diversity and Inclusion
Family Life Education Methodology
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Spanish version
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Bradford B. Wiles
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Kansas State University
Major disasters can profoundly affect child development. This research-based fact sheet is for parents and other primary caregivers. English version also available
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Counseling and Therapy
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
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English version
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Bradford B. Wiles
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Kansas State University
Major disasters can profoundly affect child development. This research-based fact sheet is for parents and other primary caregivers. Spanish version also available
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Internal Dynamics of Families
Interpersonal Relationships
Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Counseling and Therapy
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A Framework for Integrating Disciplinary Knowledge and Intercultural Development
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Amy Lee with Robert K. Poch, Mary Katherine O'Brien, Catherine Solheim
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Stylus
This book provides instructors a theoretical foundation, practical tools, and process for designing and implementing an intercultural pedagogy.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Life Education Methodology
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Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences
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Jaime Ballard, Elizabeth Wieling, and Catherine Solheim
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University of Minnesota
This free book available for download offers an interdisciplinary perspective on immigrant and refugee families' challenges and resilience across multiple domains.
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Law and Public Policy
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A Resource Guide for Community-Based Organization
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Michael López, Kerry Hofer, Erin Bumgarner, and Djaniele Taylor
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National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
This guide identifies resources on cultural competency to help organizations be more responsive and serve the needs of their diverse communities
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Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Diversity and Inclusion
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Book
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Matthew Kaplan, Mariano Sanchez, and Jaco Hoffman
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Springer
This book presents successful models for improving health and well-being across the lifespan in institutions such as education, family life, housing, and more.
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Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
Families and Individuals in Societal Contexts
Family Health