Family PLUS

Family PLUS

Goal

  • To provide Boys & Girls Clubs with effective strategies and best practices for reaching, supporting and empowering families to participate fully in their children’s lives.


Program

  • Family PLUS (Parents Leading, Uniting, Serving), is a model for Clubs seeking to implement family support activities into their Club’s programming. This model introduces Clubs to fac- tors affecting the family unit, and methods of collaborating with community organizations to provide parents and caregivers with resources.
     
  • There are five components of Family PLUS:
    • Kinship Care
    • Father Involvement
    • Economic Opportunity
    • Outreach Strategies
    • Family Advocacy Network (FAN) Club