Philosophy & Goals

Our philosophy is based on the concept that there are eight levels of intervention in community development to ensure successful prevention partnerships:

  • Strengthening individual knowledge

  • Promoting community education

  • Educating providers Fostering coalitions and networks

  • Changing organizational practices

  • Influencing policy and legislation

  • Minimizing barriers

  • Ensuring that affordable and appropriate services are accessible to pregnant women, infants and all individuals and families

  • Establishing public/private partnerships for coordinated community based care