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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- Out-of-Home Services
- Youth Development
- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Workforce Development
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Family Preservation and In-Home Services
- Service Array
- Child Protection
- Continuous Quality Improvement and Implementation
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Disaster Preparedness
- Authentic Voices Video Series: Sharing Our Perspective (14)
- Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families (10)
- Then and Now: Looking Back and Moving Forward (6)
- Engaging Partners to Achieve Timely Permanency for Children and Youth Waiting to Be Adopted (5)
- Quality Matters: Improving Caseworker Contacts With Children, Youth, and Families (5)
- Understanding the Story: Family Mosaic Video Series (5)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (5)
- Congregate Care in the Age of Family First (4)
- Parent Partner Program Navigator (4)
- Perspectives on Normalcy (4)
- Becoming a Family-Focused System (3)
- Having the Normalcy Conversation (3)
- It’s All Relative: Supporting Kinship Care Discussion Guides and Video Series (2)
- Stories from the Field (2)
- Family Mosaic Discussion Guide and Video Series (1)
- Keeping It Real: Simulation Training in Child Welfare (1)
- Readiness (1)
- Strategic Planning in Child Welfare (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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