Family Support & Well-being

Preventing and Responding to Domestic Violence Webinar Series

Domestic violence impacts all of our communities. It can have long-term negative effects on the well-being and safety of children and families. In this webinar series, find out how Head Start and Early Head Start programs can help prevent domestic violence. Discover ways to support parent and child survivors of domestic violence to heal and thrive. Learn how to safely engage with parents who use violence in their intimate relationships.

This five-part webinar series focuses on:

  • Understanding the dynamics and effects of domestic violence
  • Identifying strategies to support children who are exposed to domestic violence
  • Applying a universal education approach to talking with families about domestic violence
  • Discussing how to talk safely and effectively with parents who use violence
  • Building collaborative relationships with community partners that provide domestic violence prevention, support, and advocacy services