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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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Use this crosswalk to start thinking concretely about prevention planning as a change and implementation process. 

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Learn how to create an agency organizational culture that is inclusive and knowledgeable about the unique needs of LGBTQ children, youth, and families.

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Read about the value of collaboration as the key to prevention, safety, and long-term stability for children and families.

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Engage staff and partners with activities in this guide to start a dialogue and create a vision for a more prevention-focused child welfare system.

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Helps child welfare leaders identify what they can do to advance their prevention vision and shows what they will see as that vision takes root.

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See what an integrated, comprehensive, prevention-focused approach looks like along a three-tiered prevention continuum.