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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- Youth Development
- Out-of-Home Services
- Workforce Development
- Prevention-Focused Systems
- Service Array
- Child Protection
- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Family Preservation and In-Home Services
- Disaster Preparedness
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Authentic Voices Video Series: Sharing Our Perspective (14)
- Empowering Caregivers, Strengthening Families (10)
- Domestic Violence and the Child Welfare Professional (6)
- Perspectives on Normalcy (5)
- Quality Matters: Improving Caseworker Contacts With Children, Youth, and Families (5)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (5)
- Visioning for Prevention: Protecting Children Through Strengthening Families (4)
- Engaging People With Lived Experience: Resources From Division X Technical Assistance (3)
- Having the Normalcy Conversation (3)
- 17th Annual Child Welfare Waiver Demonstration Projects Meeting (2)
- Becoming a Family-Focused System (1)
- Congregate Care in the Age of Family First (1)
- Parent Partner Program Navigator (1)
- Stories from the Field (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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