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Standards of Practice
Standard 1: Family Centered Approaches3 Topics
Standard 2: Family Support, Education and Referrals6 Topics
Standard 3: Encourage Family Connection through Child-Led Play4 Topics
Standard 4: Cultural Competency and Cultural Safety5 Topics
Standard 5: Professional and Ethical Conduct5 Topics
Standard 6: Early Learning and Play-Based Programming3 Topics
Standard 7: Evaluation & Quality Improvement4 Topics
Standard 8: Design, Function, Safety and Hygiene of Physical Environment7 Topics
Standard 9: Partnerships and Collaboration5 Topics
Standard 10: Governance4 Topics
Standard 11: Planning, Administration and Information Management5 Topics
Standard 12: Finance and Risk Management5 Topics
Standard 13: Human Resources5 Topics
Lesson 9, Topic 1
9.1 Building Relationships and Partnerships
FRP builds relationships and partnerships with social agencies, other non-profit organizations, and/or other community stakeholders. FRP actively plans projects and events with the broader community to promote family engagement.
Benchmark Quality Indicators
- FRP has mutually beneficial relationships with local stakeholders.
- FRP collaborates with community members to identify gaps in community service delivery to the shared population they serve.
- FRP liaises with other organizations to secure in-kind donations and resources for families (e.g., local produce or diapers).
- FRP participates in events planned by the broader community.
Innovation and Promising Practices
- FRP works closely with key stakeholders to provide education and contribute data to inform and advocate.
- FRP collaborates to advocate for issues of mutual concern for the shared population they serve.
- FRP offers training workshops or collaborates with training agency.
- FRP invites community speakers for specific events.
- FRP speaks at stakeholder events.
- FRP invites parents as volunteers to help organize and contribute to a community event and supports their volunteer involvement.