|GROWING TOGETHER: SUMMARY
Early Screening of Mothers and Newborns
Ongoing Monitoring, Assessment, and Referral
Child Centred Programs
Parent-Child Centred Programs
Family Support Programs
Sites and Services
Child development is the focus.
Ecological or transactional model of child development.
Respect, trust and caring among all participants
Flexible, culturally sensitive services
Built on strengths and protective factors of all participants
Model is experienced as a set of seamless services
Professionalism is highly valued and strongly supported
Parent and community leader participation must be strong and significant
High quality is required for effective services.