Essentials for Childhood: Steps to Create Safe, Stable, and Nurturing Relationships

Publish Date: 
January 2013

The resource proposes strategies communities can consider to promote the types of relationships and environments that help children grow up to be healthy and productive citizens so that they, in turn, can build stronger and safer families and communities for their children. It is directed toward anyone committed to the positive development of children and families, and specifically to the prevention of all forms of child abuse and neglect.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)