Keep Connected

Keep Connected--A Parent Engagement & Partnership-Building Family Program

Author: 
Category: 

Keep Connected is an interactive workshop series for parents and youth ages 10-14 to help them navigate middle school and prepare for teen years. Facilitators in schools and youth-facing organizations run workshops to help families strengthen engagement, learn keys to positive family relationships, and try new ways to stay connected as kids grow up.

The Keep Connected program promotes healthy youth development by helping families stay connected as youth navigate new relationships, opportunities, and challenges throughout middle school. Keep Connected uses a strengths-based approach to encourage middle schoolers and their parents to explore and strengthen their relationships through workshops and fun at-home activities.

Facilitators and program coordinators can attend the 2 1/2 day Keep Connected Institute for Strengthening Family Relationships in order to learn Keep Connected framework and gain access to curriculum and guidebook. Keep Connected Institute is designed for schools and other organizations that work with families, teens, and pre-teens ages 10-14.

Create Account

Create an account to save and submit your own prevention resources. Begin here.

Recent News

Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Webinar Announcement 2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific Join PreventConnect, the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, and experts from the field to discuss ways to challenge homophobia and transphobia in evidence-based programming, how to build an expansive framework for prevention beyond prescribed interventions, and ways mainstream organizations can build allyship and inclusiveness starting today.
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
What are the valuable lessons learned from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s DELTA FOCUS recipients? Innovation stories published on the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence’s PreventIPV narrate the success of various DELTA FOCUS projects in preventing intimate partner violence and provide guidance and inspiration for those currently working to prevent intimate partner violence.

Notice of Federal Funding and Federal Disclaimer: This website is funded through Grant #90EV0410-03 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau, Family Violence Prevention and Services Program [which incorporates funding provided by the National Center on Injury Prevention and Control/Center for Disease Control and Prevention (NCIPC/CDC)]. Neither the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nor any of its components operate, control, are responsible for, or necessarily endorse this website including, without limitation, its content, technical infrastructure, and policies, and any services or tools provided.

Subscribe to the PreventIPV newsletter