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
- Continuous Quality Improvement and Implementation
- Youth Development
- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Workforce Development
- Family Preservation and In-Home Services
- Prevention-Focused Systems
- Service Array
- Child Protection
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Disaster Preparedness
- Quality Matters: Improving Caseworker Contacts With Children, Youth, and Families (5)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (4)
- Congregate Care in the Age of Family First (3)
- Having the Normalcy Conversation (3)
- Becoming a Family-Focused System (2)
- Parent Partner Program Navigator (2)
- Perspectives on Normalcy (2)
- Change and Implementation in Practice (1)
- Family Mosaic Discussion Guide and Video Series (1)
- It’s All Relative: Supporting Kinship Care Discussion Guides and Video Series (1)
- Keeping It Real: Simulation Training in Child Welfare (1)
- Prevention Planning Into Action (1)
- Strategic Planning in Child Welfare (1)
- Visioning for Prevention: Protecting Children Through Strengthening Families (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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