Our Strength is Collaboration
Protective factors are conditions or attributes in individuals, families, communities, or the larger society that mitigate or eliminate risk in families and communities, thereby increasing the health and well-being of children and families. Protective factors are commonly referred to as social determinants of health.
There is strength in unity, and collaborative partnerships with stakeholders who also have a vested interest in seeing their local community thrive is the key to the success of the ITR Community Center model and the Community Partnership initiative. This collaborative partnership and holistic approach to healing and uplifting families provides participants additional wraparound, concrete supports, educational opportunities, and family functioning and resiliency supports to the children, families, and individuals’ we serve. At the ITR Community Center, we address all six (6) protective factors and offer the following support services: