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Highlights the need for involving multiple voices and partnerships in the development and implementation of prevention plans, as well as the important role of courts in prevention.

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Learn about the importance of successful collaboration and engagement for implementing prevention-focused systems.

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The Center’s virtual Exhibit Hall booth features several products that focus on workforce development, including a variety of publications, videos, and learning experiences to help agencies foster healthy and supportive environments for child welfare professionals.

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Review briefs, toolkits, and other resources that provide actionable guidance across the prevention continuum, including innovative and collaborative prevention strategies and interventions to support children and families

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Becoming a Prevention-Focused System: Conversation With National Experts Presentation

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Becoming a Prevention-Focused System: Conversation With National Experts Presentation Resource List

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Family Engagement: A Collaborative Process for Systems Change Presentation

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Family Engagement: A Collaborative Process for Systems Change Resource List

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Going Behind the Scenes: Effective Partnerships for Primary Prevention Presentation

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Going Behind the Scenes: Effective Partnerships for Primary Prevention Resource List

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Developing and Measuring the Success of a Comprehensive Prevention Framework Presentation

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Developing and Measuring the Success of a Comprehensive Prevention Framework Resource List

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Building Prevention-Centered Systems: Key Leadership, Workforce, and Community Roles Presentation

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Building Prevention-Centered Systems: Key Leadership, Workforce, and Community Roles Resource List

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What Is Urgent? Taking the First Steps Toward Change Presentation