KENTUCKY PARTNERSHIP FOR FAMILIES AND CHILDREN, INC.
Winter 2017
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Assisting Children and Youth with Behavioral Health Challenges
  KPFC’s vision is that all families raising youth and children affected by behavioral health challenges will achieve their fullest potential
KPFC’s mission is to empower families affected by behavioral health challenges to initiate personal and systems change.




Are you a Stone Catcher?

The Stone Catcher Revolution highlights advocates who empower and encourage others. A Stone Catcher catches the stone for someone else who is more vulnerable. To learn more about becoming a stone catcher or recognizing someone who is a stone catcher join the facebook page RUaStoneCatcher?
 
Sources of Strength is a peer-led, evidence-based, mental health wellness program that utilizes the power of peer social networks to change unhealthy norms and cultures to ultimately prevent or reduce incidents of suicide, bullying, violence, and substance abuse. The program utilizes a strength-based model of behavior change.
If you are interested in learning more Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children staff serve as ambassadors for the program. You can also contact sourcesofstrength@ky.gov for the state lead.
  

  Upcoming Events and Trainings
Kentucky’s Youth Thrive Training for Service Providers : This two day training sets the foundation for healthy youth development and increases awareness of the importance of effective service delivery. The training focuses on reducing risk factors by promoting 5 protective factors for youth. Youth Thrive is built on 6 premises for youth care workers, when present these 5 protective factors can increase resiliency and lead to healthy development and increased well-being.  

Youth Thrive Training January 11th and 12th
Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children, Inc
207 Holmes Street
Frankfort, KY 41040




Cafe Facilitator Training




Children's Advocacy Day at the Capitol
​Thursday, January 18th, 2018​
10:00am-2:00pm
Kentucky State Capitol Building
700 Capital Dr
Frankfort, KY 40601

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Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children, Inc 
207 Holmes Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
PHONE: (502) 875-1320 
FAX: (502) 875-1399
TOLL FREE : (800) 369-0533
Website: www.kypartnership.org  
email: kpfc@kypartnership.org Newsletter created by Laura Beard, laura@kypartnership.org