Family Economic Mobility Toolkit

Approaching FEM Work

It doesn't matter whether you have a lot of experience or a little — you can help families move toward economic well-being. Even the smallest steps make a difference in supporting families in making progress toward their long-term goals. The FEM Toolkit is designed to help you start where you are, use what you have, and do what you can — all while helping to increase your knowledge, confidence, and skills.

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Reminders for Approaching this Work

  • Build your confidence and effectiveness by practicing techniques for having sensitive conversations.
  • You don’t have to be an expert! You can partner with and learn alongside families.