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Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy

The Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy will further strengthen families as the foundation of a connected, cohesive and productive society that contributes to the emirate’s success.

Implemented by local and federal entities from across the public, private and social sectors, the Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy includes 30 initiatives that further enhance quality of life and wellbeing for every member of every family – from children and youth, and parents and caregivers, to seniors and families with additional needs.

Dr Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of the Department of Community Development, explains how the Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy supports the wellbeing of every member of every family, and will enhance quality of life for every family in the emirate.

What will the Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy achieve?

Through 30 impactful initiatives designed to support five core focus areas, the Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy will enhance mental wellbeing, strengthen family bonds, support nurturing parents, empower and engage seniors, and build financial resilience.

Enhancing mental wellbeing

Nurturing every family’s wellbeing by encouraging strong, healthy relationships at home and ensuring positive and enabling working environments

Strengthening family bonds

Ensuring families enjoy continued wellbeing and stability by offering guidance, enabling them to spend quality time together and encouraging family-friendly workplaces

Empowering nurturing parents

Supporting the role of parents through new centres to support marriage and family preparation and by offering parental guidance

Building financial resilience

Helping families enjoy lifelong financial stability by providing family members of every age, from youth to seniors, with the skills and knowledge to efficiently manage money

Supporting seniors

Ensuring seniors enjoy the best quality of life by providing world-class care services and activating their role inside and outside the home

Who will benefit from the Abu Dhabi Family Wellbeing Strategy?