California Family Resource Association

Data and Evaluation Tools

Data resources, evaluation tools and information, community partnership approaches.

Data Resources


Evaluation Tools
Research and Publications
  • The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study is a major American research project that reveals a powerful relationship between our emotional experiences as children and our physical and mental health as adults.
  • The Spectrum of Prevention is a tool for developing a multifaceted approach to injury prevention, and to encourage practitioners to implement comprehensive initiatives.
  • Strengthening Families is a research-informed approach to increase family strengths, enhance child development, and reduce the likelihood of child abuse and neglect. It is based on engaging families, programs, and communities in building five protective factors.