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Families and Schools Together: Building Relationships
(NCJ 173423) November 1999
OJJDP Family Strengthening Series, Bulletin, 20 page(s)
McDonald, L., Frey, H. E.
 
Describes the Families and Schools Together (FAST) program that addresses youth violence and juvenile delinquency by building relationships between youth, their families, peers, teachers, school staff, and other members of the community. In addition to describing each session of the 8-week FAST program and the 2-year FASTWORKS followup program, the Bulletin presents findings of evaluation studies that have found FAST effective, offers budget information, and provides sources of further information.
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