Impact of the Whole Family Approach


Research that shows how the Whole Family Approach improves family relationships, well-being, financial stability, and academic performance.

Response to COVID-19 by Whole Family Approach Collaborations in Urban Settings   In early 2020, the emergence of COVID-19 drastically and fundamentally changed the organization of social and economic life in the United States. For approximately six weeks in April and… Continue Reading
Evaluation of the Whole Family Approach in Urban Settings   With funding from the Pascale Sykes Foundation, a research team at the University of Pennsylvania is collecting survey data from 138 families served by two collaboratives applying the Whole… Continue Reading
Response to COVID-19 by Whole Family Approach Collaborations in Rural Settings   A Qualitative Evaluation of Collaboratives' Work with the Whole Family Approach During the COVID-19 Pandemic In response to the dual shock of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic hardship,… Continue Reading
Evaluation of Whole Family Approach in Southern New Jersey   Research from the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs (WRI), in collaboration with the Pascale Sykes Foundation, captured data among eight collaboratives serving families in Southern New Jersey.… Continue Reading

Success Stories

Success stories that show the real-life positive impact of the Whole Family Approach on families and service providers.

Solis Family When Elia, mother of the Solis family, heard Unidos was offering a path to obtain her GED diploma entirely in Spanish, she was very excited. Enrolling in classes in 2018,… Continue Reading
Anderson Family As a 21-year-old father of two, Darnell Anderson is a Stronger Families Strong Fathers empowerment group member. Athletically skilled in basketball, he's also played in our adult league for two… Continue Reading
Mentoring in a COVID-19 World The Arthur Project continued to make mentoring a priority in the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn how they strengthened relationships in a virtual world. Continue Reading
Family Success Story – Overcoming Crisis to Achieve Stability Jasmine and her children’s story is one of strength and dedication.  In 2017, Jasmine was an expecting mother with two young children, living out of her car and struggling to… Continue Reading

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