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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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Explore how independent verification and validation services for title IV-E agencies are used for child welfare information systems projects.

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

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Learn how to conduct a total cost of ownership analysis and see how various system development choices can influence included costs.

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

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

Spreadsheet

Supports public child welfare agencies in conducting a 5-year total cost of ownership (TCO) analysis.