Voices for Georgia’s Children: Georgia’s Child-Serving Agencies – 2016 Guide is a ready reference to the most familiar services of each of the agencies profiled in the handbook.  The handbook can be accessed at  http://georgiavoices.org/blog/2016/01/19/georgias-child-serving-agencies-guide-2016/

Voices provides legislative advocacy and awareness of children’s issues in the state of Georgia. They support policy that helps children grow up safe, healthy, educated, connected to their family and community, and employable. www.Georgiavoices.org

General information on Strengthening Families:2016_SFG_Poster_11x17_FINAL 6-27-16

Extensive additional information on each of the Protective Factors is available at www.strengtheningfamilies.net

Tools for Implementing Strengthening Families:

  • Sample of Strengthening Families Protective Factor Survey: The Protective Factors Survey was developed by the FRIENDS National Resource Center to measure changes in parental protective factors. It is a pre-post evaluation tool for use with caregivers receiving child maltreatment prevention services. For more information also visit the FRIENDS NRC website listed above. https://friendsnrc.org/protective-factors-survey
  • The National Alliance of Children’s Trust and Prevention Funds (Alliance) has developed a free online training tool: Bringing the Protective Factors Framework to Life in Your Work—A Resource For Action. http://ctfalliance.org/onlinetraining.htm