Project Cornerstone Monthly Assets

March 1st, 2021

December Monthly Asset | Family Support

Family support refers to the ways that parents, siblings, and extended family show love, encouragement, and comfort to each other—families are the cornerstone of the social support system for youth. A 2016 survey of Santa Clara County youth reveals that while younger youth generally experience and are aware of family support, teenagers do so much less often: 88% of 4th-6th graders reported family support, while only 74% of middle- and high school students reported the asset.


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