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Promoting Positive Community Norms

A Supplement to CDC’s Essentials for Childhood: Steps to Create Safe, Stable, Nurturing Relationships and Environments



This guide provides information about creating a context for increasing safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments for children and families by promoting positive community norms. The key aim is to provide prevention leaders one way of learning about the power of positive community norms, the importance of understanding the difference between actual and perceived norms, and the ways they can grow positive norms in their communities.

  • Author

    • Jeff Linkenbach