Youth Engagement Blueprint Series: Introduction

Learn how to build capacity in each of four component areas to promote a culture and climate that encourages youth engagement at all levels of an organization.

Publication year: 2017
Capacity Building Center for States


Provides an overview of the four thematic areas of the Youth Engagement Blueprint Series. The factsheet explains the basic guiding principles of capacity building in each area, provides definitions, and briefly summarizes desired outcomes for managers, supervisors, and other child welfare staff.

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States. (2017). Youth engagement blueprint series: Introduction. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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