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
- (-) Prevention-Focused Systems
- Continuous Quality Improvement and Implementation
- Workforce Development
- Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) Learning Experiences
- Youth Development
- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs)
- Child Protection
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Disaster Preparedness
- Family Preservation and In-Home Services
- Racial Equity
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Service Array
- Visioning for Prevention: Protecting Children Through Strengthening Families (11)
- Prevention Planning Into Action (8)
- A Look Inside Sharing Power in Child Welfare: A Podcast (4)
- Congregate Care in the Age of Family First (4)
- Parent Partner Program Navigator (3)
- Becoming a Family-Focused System (2)
- Perspectives on Normalcy (2)
- Stories from the Field (2)
- Authentic Voices Video Series: Sharing Our Perspective (1)
- Family Mosaic Discussion Guide and Video Series (1)
- It’s All Relative: Supporting Kinship Care Discussion Guides and Video Series (1)
- Quality Matters: Improving Caseworker Contacts With Children, Youth, and Families (1)
- Strategic Planning in Child Welfare (1)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (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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