What is the FAN Approach?

Greetings, Jump Start Community! My name is Tori Graham, and I am a Facilitating Attuned Interactions (FAN) Trainer and Project Manager at Erikson Institute in Chicago.  The FAN Approach serves as an internal GPS; a roadmap for engaging with parents.  The FAN focuses on parents’ urgent concerns and helps home visitors and clinicians tailor responses […]

Providing Support for Teen Parents

“The collaboration between Jumpstart and Joliet Township Infant Childcare Center has improved the lives of three generations of Joliet families” Easterseals Jumpstart Partnership with JTHS Infant Childcare Center Provides Support for Teens Jumpstart parent educators and the Joliet Township Infant Childcare Center work collaboratively to meet the social, emotional, and childcare needs of teenagers and […]