Strong families are essential to the well-being of children, adults and the community. The Whole Family Approach is a family-led strategy which provides adults and children in the family with the tools they need to set goals together, create plans and to achieve their goals. The strategy was founded by the Pascale Sykes Foundation. To learn more about the foundation and their work, click here.
Many of the current social service systems approach family well-being from an individualistic, fragmented, and crisis-oriented perspective. The Whole Family Approach breaks down silos between agencies, connecting families to multiple resources they can use to achieve their dreams.