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Center for States

Center for States

The Center for States helps public child welfare organizations and professionals build the capacity necessary to strengthen, implement, and sustain effective child welfare practice and achieve better outcomes for children, youth, and families.



The Center for States designs products, services, and learning experiences to increase understanding and awareness, and build knowledge and skills. In fiscal year 2018, the Center is focusing its attention on developing products and resources on several core organizational and practice topics.