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1. Family Support - Family life provides high levels of love and support

2. Positive Family Communication - Young person and their parent(s)/guardian(s) communicate positively, and young person is willing to seek advice and counsel from parents

3. Other Adult Relationships - Young person receives support from three or more nonparent adults

4. Caring Neighborhood - Young person experiences caring neighbors

5. Caring School Climate - School provides a caring, encouraging environment

6. Parent Involvement in Schooling - Parent(s) or guardian(s) are actively involved in helping young person succeed in school

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