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The National Alliance of Children’s Trust and Prevention Funds Announces a Training Opportunity to Strengthen Families. Bringing The Protective Factors Framework To Life in Your Work: A Resource For Action. On the Alliance website at: www.ctfalliance.org / onlinetraining.

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The National Alliance of Children’s Trust and Prevention Funds Announces a Training Opportunity to Strengthen Families



On the alliance website at www ctfalliance org onlinetraining
On the Alliance website at: Work: www.ctfalliance.org/onlinetraining

This is an important resource for those working in support of strong families and communities.


This exciting resource is provided to you free of charge
This Exciting Resource is Provided to You Free of Charge Work:

We encourage you to determine how it best supports work you already have in place or may be planning.

Please share with others who may benefit from the training support it provides.


Why this training now
Why This Training Now? Work:

Given the widespread, multidisciplinary interest in the Strengthening Families™ Protective Factors Framework, it is important that staff in all areas of work that touch the lives of families have access to high quality training that supports their implementation efforts.


What the research says
What the Research Says Work:

that the building of protective factors will maximize the potential for healthy child development and well-being of children, families and communities.

New Research on trauma, neuroscience and brain development continues to show


At the alliance
At the Alliance Work:

The Alliance believes that the Strengthening Families ™ Protective Factors Framework:

  • Has been revolutionary in providing a valuable framework across multiple systems

  • Is grounded in what the research says about preventing child abuse and neglect

  • Is an important component to efforts across the country to strengthen families and prevent child maltreatment



To support a better understanding
To Support a Better Understanding . . . Work:

Of what it means to fully implement the Framework, the Alliance created this training and is making it widely available to any individual or system representative who sees and understands the need to link efforts across multiple areas of work to build stronger families and communities.


The alliance s partners in this effort
The Alliance’s Partners In This Effort Work:

  • The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

  • State Children’s Trust and Prevention Funds

  • The Center for the Study of Social Policy

  • ZERO TO THREE

  • Parents from the Alliance National Parent Partnership Council

  • Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families

  • Department of Defense

  • Many others


The curriculum consists of seven courses
The Curriculum Consists of Seven Courses Work:

Each course is designed to be about 2 hours in length – which meets most training requirements for state systems and other organizations.


Overview of the courses
Overview of the Courses Work:

  • Introduction to the Strengthening Families ™ Protective Factors Framework (can be used as a stand-alone orientation to the Framework, or as a gateway to the remaining courses)


Overview of the courses1
Overview of the Courses Work:

  • A course on each of the Five Protective Factors

  • A Wrap-up Course that moves users from knowledge to action


Other possible uses
Other Possible Uses Work:

These courses can be used in any way that fits your interests. Some ideas that others have shared are:

  • Requiring courses of grantees (CTFs, United Ways, other state systems)

  • Offering to grantees in a menu of training choices

  • Writing into grant proposals as training support (i.e., CW/ECE linkages)

  • Participating out of personal interest


Important features
Important Features Work:

  • Downloadable outline and Certificate of Completion for each course

  • Portfolio allows users to save and share their work


Important features1
Important Features Work:

  • Portfolio Review Guide enables instructors to review and assess users’ portfolios – available for download at: www.ctfalliance.org/onlinetraining


Important features2
Important Features Work:

  • Each Protective Factor course contains a direct link (in the Websites and Resources Section) to the Strengthening Families ™ online self-assessment -- where users can translate their knowledge into actionable steps.


Important features3
Important Features Work:

Site User Videos

Designed to provide a user with detailed instructions to navigate the site and course(s).



Examples home page
EXAMPLES – Home Page resource.

Home Page

This is the first view after a user signs into the site.




Examples assignment
EXAMPLES - Assignment resource.

Course Assignment

The assignment allows users to complete the form, save it and build their Portfolio.


Examples assignment sketch find the strengths in this family
EXAMPLES – Assignment Sketch resource.Find the Strengths in this Family



Forum posts
Forum Posts resource.

Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Specialist from Maine

Child Care Provider from Idaho connects with …..



There are many more exciting elements of this new resource
There are many more exciting elements of this new resource! resource.

Explore these for yourself. Visit the Alliance website at:

www.ctfalliance.org/onlinetraining

And email the Alliance with your questions or concerns:

[email protected]


The site has been active since early April 2012 and a diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

  • Geographical location

  • Field of work

  • Specific role in their work


Geographic location us states
Geographic Location – US States diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

Based on a total of 3047 users as of 2/28/2013, 2 PM PST (sans site administrators and site managers)


Geographic location international
Geographic Location – International diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

Based on a total of 3047 users as of 2/28/2013, 2 PM PST (sans site administrators and site managers)


Geographic location cities represented in your state
Geographic Location – Cities represented in your State diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

  • Number of Users 228

  • Number of Organizations Represented 86

  • Number of cities in your state 66

One user:

Ava

Barnhart

Bell City

Blairstown

Blue Springs

Bradleyville

Cassville

Centerville

Clark

Dearborn

DESOTO

Excelsior Springs

Flemington

Forsyth

Gallatin

Grain Valley

Granby

Hillsboro

Independence

Jackson

Kennett

Lake St. Louis

Leopold

Lexington

Lincoln

Malden

Marston

Mehlville

Mexico

Millersville

O Fallon

Perryville

Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Valley

Polo

Portageville

Raytown

Republic

Risco

Rolla

St. Charles

St. Roberts

Salem

Seymour

Shell Knob

Sikeston

Stockton

Strafford

Sturgeon

Urbana

Versailles

Warrensburg

Warrenton

Webster Groves

Based on a total of 228 users as of 3/19/2013, 10 AM PDT


Field of work
Field of Work diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

Based on a total of 3047 users as of 2/28/2013, 2 PM PST (sans site administrators and site managers)


Field of work in your state
Field of Work in Your State diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

Field of work not represented:

Legal support

Military

Based on a total of 228 users as of 3/19/2013, 10 AM PDT


Specific role in their work
Specific Role in their Work diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

Based on a total of 3047 users as of 2/28/2013, 2 PM PST (sans site administrators and site managers)


Specific role in one s work in your state
Specific Role in one’s work diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:in Your State

Based on a total of 228 users as of 3/19/2013, 10 AMM PDT


Organizations represented
Organizations Represented diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

ACT Missouri

Almost Home

Barceda Families

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Building Blocks of MO

Burrell Center/Burrell Behavioral Health

Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center

Catholic Charities

Central Missouri Community Action Head Start

Child Abuse Prevention Association

Child Care Aware of Missouri

Children's Division

Children's Foundation Mid-America

Children's Haven of SWMO

Children's Home Society of Missouri

Children's Mercy Hospital

Children's Trust Fund

Christian Years

CMCA EHS-HS

Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services

Community LINC

Community Partnership of the Ozarks

Cornerstones of Care

DAEOC

Department of Health and Senior Services

Douglas County Health Dept

Early Childhood Learning Center

Early Intervention Services and Consulting

Educare

Epworth Children and Family Services

Families Support Project- PIN

Family Court

First Call

FOCUS

Forest Counseling Center

Foster Parent, Clay County, MO

Frances Rittenhouse Learning Center For Children

Fun City Youth Academy

Golden Valley Door of Hope

Good Shepherd Children and Family Services

Great Circle - Boys and Girls Town of Missouri

Handy Chapel Community Center

Hope Children's Home

House of Hope, Inc.

Imagination Learning Center

Independence School District

JCCP

Jefferson City Day Care Center

JFCAC

Kelli's Little Rascals

Kids Klubhouse & Activity Center, LLC

Kingdom House Community Center

Kornerstone Teen Mom Program

La Petite

Lighthouse Child & Family Development Center

Little Einsteins' Learning Center

Little Ones Learning Center LLC

Lutheran Family & Children Services


Organizations represented1
Organizations Represented diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

MBCH Children and Family Ministry

Men on the Move

MERS/Goodwill

Miller County Health Center

Mississippi County Caring Communities

Missouri Accreditation of Programs for Children and Youth

Missouri Bootheel Regional Consortium

Missouri Children's Division

Missouri Department of Social Services/Children's Division

Missouri KidsFirst

Moberly Public School

MOCSA

Nana's House

New Dimensions in Child Care Solutions, LLC

New Madrid County Family Resource Center

New Madrid County Human Resource Council Community Partnership

New Madrid County Missouri Mentoring Partnership

Newhouse Battered Women's Shelter

Niles Home for Children

Nurses for Newborns

Our Lady's Inn

Ozark Family Resource Agency

Parenting Life Skills Center

ParentLink

Parents as Teachers National Office

PIN

Polk County Health Center

Pooh Kids Daycare

Powerhouse Community Development Corp.

Pregnancy Care Center

Project Teams Missouri

Rainbow House

Randolph County Caring Community Partnership

Randolph County Health Department

Riverways PRC

Safe Family Coaltion RDI

Seeds of Faith Preschool

Smith-Cotton

South East Division Royal Rangers

Spofford Home

Springfield-Greene County Park Board

St. Joseph Youth Alliance

St. Louis Arc

Strictly Pediatrics

Susanna Wesley Family Learning Center

Teddy Bear Academy

The Alliance of SWMO

The Child Center, Inc.

The Community Partnership

The Kid Konnection Inc.

The Ozarks YMCA

Triality, Inc.

Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit

Ujamaa Community Development Corporation

United Way/Sucess By 6

Unitedway of Southwest MO

University of Missouri

Vision for Children at Risk

Whole Kids Outreach

Youth In Need

YWCA


To explore further
To Explore Further diverse group of users are registered for the courses. Following is some information about these users’:

It is easy to create your own account and explore the content of the courses at:

www.ctfalliance.org/onlinetraining

Contact me if you have questions, concerns or ideas:

[email protected]


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