Summary of Catalogue Strategies

Early childhood indicators

IndicatorRecommended strategiesTarget groups
Birth weight
Low birth weight Centering PregnancyLow SES, CALD
Nurse-Family Partnership ProgramLow SES, CALD
Illinois Family Case Management ProgramLow SES, CALD
Mums and BabiesINDIGENOUS
Breastfeeding
Increased rate of breastfeeding Peer supportUniversal
Health professional education initiativesUniversal
Community OutreachLOW SES; CALD
Multi-strategy, community interventionUniversal
Baby-friendly Hospital InitiativeLOW SES; CALD
Antenatal and parental smoking
Decreased rate of children exposed to tobacco smoke in the home STOP ProgramLOW SES
Car and Home: Smoke Free ZoneLOW SES
NAPSINDIGENOUS
Decreased rate of women smoking during pregnancy Three Centres Consensus GuidelinesN/A
Smoke Free Families to Quit SmokingLOW SES; CALD
Five Step Strategy on Antenatal CareLOW SES
Telephone counselling for pregnant womenLOW SES
Immunisation
Increased rates of immunisation Multi-component interventionsLOW SES
Client reminder/recall systemsLOW SES
Immunisation programs for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) in non-medical settingsLOW SES
Home visiting and case managementLOW SES
Maternal and child health services
Increased attendance at maternal and child health Comprehensive holistic approachLOW SES; INDIGENOUS
Comprehensive holistic approachLOW SES; INDIGENOUS
Strong Women, Strong Babies, Strong Culture programLOW SES; INDIGENOUS
Comprehensive holistic approachLOW SES; INDIGENOUS
Sun protection
Increased rate of children who are protected from summer sun SunSmartUniversal
New Moms ProgramUniversal
Cool Pool ProgramUniversal
Trees, shrubbery and broken groundUniversal
Physical activity
Increased rate of children who participate in physical activity SPARKLOW SES
CATCHLOW SES, CALD
Switch-PlayLOW SES
Romp & ChompUniversal
NAP SACCUniversal
Oral health
Proportion of children who clean their teeth at least twice a day Understanding parents' beliefsLOW SES
Top Tips for TeethINDIGENOUS
Tiddalick Takes on TeethINDIGENOUS
Supervised ToothbrushingLOW SES; CALD
Smiles 4 MilesUniversal
Reading, writing and numeracy
Improved reading, writing and literacy REALLOW SES; CALD
Reading for LifeN/A
Gateways to LiteracyLOW SES; INDIGENOUS; CALD
EASEN/A
Increased rate of parents reading to their children PATLOW SES; CALD
Better BeginningsN/A
Bridging the GapLOW SES; CALD
RORLOW SES; CALD
Kindergarten
Increased participation in kindergarten The Mobile Preschool ProgramINDIGENOUS
The Early YearsINDIGENOUS
Catch the FutureLOW SES
Absenteeism
Increased participation in kindergarten Coxmoor Breakfast ClubLOW SES
Friendly Schools and FamiliesN/A
It's Not OK to Be AwayN/A
Child protection
Decreased rate of re-notifications to child protection Nurse home visitationsLOW SES
Triple PINDIGENOUS; CALD
The Incredible YearsCALD
PCITCALD
Healthy FamiliesLOW SES
Injury
Decreased rate of unintentional injury Child Pedestrian Injury Prevention ProgramUniversal
Home visitingLOW SES; CALD
Safe StartLOW SES; CALD
Waitakere City CouncilINDIGENOUS; CALD
Parenting support
Proportion of children whose parents report high levels of social support Hamilton Health Community ProgramUniversal
Survival Skills for New MomsLOW SES
Early Head Start plus Interpersonal Therapy for DepressionLOW SES; CALD
Triple PUniversal

Adolescent indicators

IndicatorRecommended strategiesTarget groups
Substance use
Proportion of young people using/age of initiating use of: alcohol Adolescent Transitions Program and Family Check UpLOW SES, CALD
Strengthening Families Program 10-14LOW SES
School Health and Alcohol Harm Reduction Project (SHAHRP)UNIVERSAL
Resilient Families ProgramLOW SES CALD
Proportion of young people using/age of initiating use of: tobacco Gatehouse ProjectLOW SES, CALD
Strengthening Families Program 10-14LOW SES
Smoking Cessation for Youth ProjectLOW SES
Seven Steps to a Smoke-Free SchoolUNIVERSAL
Proportion of young people using/age of initiating use of: illicit drugs Big Brothers Big SistersLOW SES, CALD
Resilient Families ProgramLOW SES, CALD
Project Towards No Drug AbuseLOW SES, CALD
CASASTARTLOW SES, CALD
School retention rate
Year 10-12 Apparent Retention Rate Check & ConnectLOW SES, CALD
Career AcademiesLOW SES, CALD
Maryland's Tomorrow ProgramLOW SES, CALD
STAIRS programUniversal
Teen pregnancy
Teen pregnancy rate Reproductive health counselling for young menUniversal
Teen Outreach Program (TOP)Universal
Children’s Aid Society Carrera Program (CAS-Carrera)LOW SES, CALD
Sexual Health and Relationships Education (SHARE)Universal
Safer ChoicesUniversal
Adult supervision
Proportion of young people who have a trusted adult in their life Teen Triple P Positive Parenting ProgramLow SES
Families and Schools Together (Teen FAST)Low SES, CALD
Multidimensional Treatment Foster CareLow SES
Big Brothers Big SistersLow SES, Indigenous, CALD
Underage convictions
Number of young people convicted and placed on a community order Communities that CareUniversal
PeacebuildersLow SES, Indigenous, CALD
Multisystemic Therapy (MST)Low SES, CALD
Early school leavers
Proportion of early school leavers who are unemployed six months after leaving school Career AcademiesLow SES, CALD
Work Force Youth Unemployment Prevention program in MassachusettsLow SES, CALD

Early Childhood and Adolescent indicators

IndicatorRecommended strategiesTarget groups
Behavioural difficulties
Proportion of children with emotional or behavioural difficulties Friends/Friends for LifeCALD
FAST Track (includes PATHS)Universal
Penn Resiliency ProgramCALD, Low SES
PALS (Playing and Learning to Socialise)Universal
Asthma
Hospitalisation rates for asthma School-based educationLow SES, CALD
Asthma Friendly SchoolsUniversal
The Easy-Breathing ProgramLow SES, CALD
Home-based interventionsCALD
Food security
Proportion of families who are food insecure School breakfastsLow SES, INDIGENOUS, CALD
Food Cent$Low SES
Food for AllLow SES, INDIGENOUS, CALD
ECEAPLow SES, INDIGENOUS, CALD