Discover how Metro United Way in Louisville, Kentucky utilizes Ages & Stages Questionnaires® (ASQ®) to strengthen communities by helping parents help their children. Hear personal accounts from parents involved in the program and learn how the Ages and Stages Project has had an impact. Free assistance, through the ASQ program, is available to all Kentucky children under age five who have developmental needs, regardless of income. By providing ASQ to trusted neighborhood-based peer leaders, Metro United Way has helped five times as many low-income families as had previously registered.

 

Originally published: July 2016

By establishing a level of trust in the community, Metro United Way has been able to help parents by connecting them to services and providing opportunities that will allow their children to be successful.

  • Children with Hands in the Air

    What ASQ Users are Saying

    “I like the ASQ:SE, which is an easy non-threatening tool to use to assess important social-emotional developmental milestones of the baby…. This tool lends itself well to developing educational activities to foster a healthy parenting relationship.”

    Cynthia Suire, MSN, RN, Nurse–Family Partnership Program Louisiana Office of Public Health