5 Protective Factors

  • How does the work of the Community Schools Program support parents, students, and schools? We provide service delivery to parents that apply The Five Protective Factors. Protective factors are characteristics in individuals, families, and communities that promote the healthy development and well-being of children and families.

The Five Protective Factors

  • 1. Parent Resilience

  • 2. Knowledge of Parenting and Child Development

  • 3. Social and Emotional Competence of Children

  • 4. Social Connections

  • 5. Concrete Support in Times of Need