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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 tool with your prevention planning team to prepare for and tackle the adaptive challenges that many states face as they develop and implement prevention plans. 

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Examine current research and how best to build organizational capacity in five areas, and learn about possible challenges and solutions.

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

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Read recent research on child welfare workforce management, including recruitment and retention, professional development, and organizational culture.