Journal or Book Title
Early Childhood Iowa
Issue Brief 5
Families are responsible for the most important job in Iowa: raising the next generation of learners, workers, and citizens. All will be affected by how well families today prepare their children for the future. Throughout time, families have relied on each other, friends, and neighbors, for support, and even material assistance during difﬁcult times.
Greder, Kimberly A., "Effective Family Support Programs" (2007). Human Development and Family Studies Publications. 3.