Attachment and Relationships

We believe that quality relationships, connection to others, and experiences of trauma, matter–and they matter right from the beginning of a person’s life.

The CYPT believes that building strong relationships right from the start will have a positive impact on belonging. 

Key Actions

  • Collaborating with partners to support trauma-informed resource mobilization across the collective
  • Actions forthcoming from the Brain Story Mobilization Working Group

Key Data

  • 62.3% of youth who responded to the 2020 Youth Impact Survey felt supported by their families.
  • 58.6% of youth who responded to the 2020 Youth Impact Survey felt supported by their friends.

Key Training and Resources