The Center for States designs products, services, and learning experiences to increase understanding and awareness, and build knowledge and skills. The Center focuses its attention on developing products and resources on several core organizational and practice topics.
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- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Out-of-Home Services
- Prevention-Focused Systems
- Child Protection
- Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) Learning Experiences
- Service Array
- Workforce Development
- Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs)
- Continuous Quality Improvement and Implementation
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Disaster Preparedness
- Family Preservation and In-Home Services
- Youth Development
- Menu for Youth Engagement (9)
- Power in Partnerships: Prioritizing Lived Expertise in Child Welfare: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2022 (2)
- Strengthening Assessment and Decision-Making for Improved Outcomes: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2017 (1)
- Strengthening Families Through Prevention and Collaboration: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2020 (1)
- Visioning for Prevention: Protecting Children Through Strengthening Families (7)
- Domestic Violence and the Child Welfare Professional (6)
- Congregate Care in the Age of Family First (5)
- Strategic Planning in Child Welfare (5)
- Prevention Planning Into Action (2)
- 17th Annual Child Welfare Waiver Demonstration Projects Meeting (1)
- Becoming a Family-Focused System (1)
- Quality Matters: Improving Caseworker Contacts With Children, Youth, and Families (1)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (1)
Library and Information Services
The Center for States provides research assistance and responds to information requests on building capacity in child welfare.
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