Family Support Programs and Policy

Gardner, S., & Alfaro, I. (June 2003). The Common Threads Between Agency Sustainability & Family Self-Sufficiency.

Gardner, S. (2003). Smart Cuts or Dumb Cuts: Family Support Programs in Tight Budget Times. What Works Policy Brief. Foundation Consortium for California’s Children & Youth.

Gardner, S., & Alfaro, I. The Future and Sustainability of Family Resource Centers: Asking the Hard Questions about Family Support Programs In California.

Gardner, S., & Brown, A. (March 2009). Cost Savings and Achievement Potential of Prevention Programs: Smart Cuts, Dumb Cuts, and Proces to Tell the Difference. Public Management.

Gardner, S. (October 2006). Policy Responses to Three Linked Barriers to Community and Family Self-sufficiency. A report prepared for the Haas Foundation.