When does the healing start?
The issue of institutionalized 'disparity', racism, ethnic hatred, or disenfranchisement is not just prevalent within the U.S., but all nations and communities must consider OPEN discussions of these issues. Germany, France, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Russia, China, Japan, Korea, Egypt, Iran, Serbia, Croatia, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya, and other African nations. The list can go on and on.When we can discuss it openly.
LET'S START THE TALK! Talk to move towards a better world and future for our children.
As the U.S. grows more diverse, community based organizations (CBOs) are serving an increasingly diverse group of children and families. In this changing environment, developing cultural competence—behaviors, attitudes, and policies that enable organizations to work effectively in cross-cultural situations—is critical.
To help support CBOs in better meeting the needs of the populations they serve, the National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families just released Developing Culturally Responsive Approaches to Serving Diverse Populations: A Resource Guide for Community-Based Organizations.