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Social Support Networks

Together We Can


This U.S. based organization produces a number of resources to promote collaboration, including:

** The Community Collaborative Wellness Kit: $50.00

** A Community Collaborative Wellness Tool: Improving Results for Children, Youth, Families, and Neighborhoods: $5.00

These can be ordered at Tel. (202) 822-8405 or write: Together We Can, c/o the Institute for Educational Leadership, 1001 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 310, Washington DC 20036.

From Services to a System: A Case Study


A. Introduction
B. A Common Issue - Preschool Speech and Language
C. Committed Resources - Government as a Partner
D. Effective Leadership
E. Belief in Partnership and Collaboration as a Strategy
F. A Shared Vision
G. Sincere Commitment from all Partners
H. Productive Outcomes - Sharing Information and Maintaining the Vision
I. Conclusion
J. References

By: Sherryl Smith, Consultant

National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health


Information Center, P.O. Box 8057, Gaithersburg, MD 20898-8057
(800) 222-2225 TDD(800) 222-4225 Fax(310) 589-3014


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