Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Webinar Discussion and Activity Guide

This guide and this recorded webinar are part of a collection of resources designed to help child welfare agency leaders, managers, and teams develop strategies and sequence tasks to prepare the agency for implementation. Gather your staff to watch the webinar, “Preparing Your Team for Success: Strategies for Implementation Planning,” to learn how to engage stakeholders and team members in planning and preparing to implement an intervention. Then, use this guide to facilitate discussions and lead your team to move learning into action.

Publication year: 2018
Capacity Building Center for States


Child welfare agencies continually strive to achieve better outcomes by developing, implementing, and evaluating practices and programs. After a team has selected an intervention, taking a deliberate and structured approach to creating a plan with clear steps for preparing an agency, building capacity, and rolling out the intervention lays the groundwork for implementation success.

Suggested Citation

Capacity Building Center for States (2018). Implementation Planning and Capacity Building Webinar Discussion and Activity Guide. Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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