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The Center for States provides research assistance and responds to information requests on building capacity in child welfare.

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Learn how we can help your agency build the capacity to thrive.

Email: capacityinfo@icfi.com 
Phone: 1.844.222.0272

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Video

Watch the Change and Implementation in Practice: Overview video to learn how key steps, tasks, and concepts fit together to support your agency’s change initiatives. 

PDF

Learn effective strategies to collect, analyze, and use data related to caseworker visits.

PDF

Learn about quality contacts, why they are important, and how an agency can successfully implement them.

Webinar

Discover how parent partner programs support family reunification by guiding and motivating parents into constructive interactions with the child welfare system and courts.

PDF

Learn how supervisors and program managers can assist child welfare caseworkers in conducting quality visits with parents.

PDF

Explore coaching steps and tips supervisors can use to help workers strengthen skills and meet goals.