Protective Factors Framework
Source: Center for the Study of Social Policy
Resource Type: Document or Publication
Transformation Team Subjects: Infant & Early Childhood
Key Topics: ACEs & Trauma, Child Welfare, Family, Violence Prevention
The five protective factors at the foundation of Strengthening Families are characteristics that have been shown to make positive outcomes more likely for young children and their families, and to reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect. Learn more about the research-based Protective Factors Framework below.