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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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Get information and data on the CFSR indicator for measuring how well an agency helps prevent abuse or neglect of children in the state’s foster care system.

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Learn about the CFSR recurrence of maltreatment indicator, which measures whether an agency prevented subsequent maltreatment of a child.

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Review the protective capacities and protective factors frameworks used to assess, intervene, and serve families.

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Explore models and approaches for targeting safety outcomes.