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
- Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) Learning Experiences
- Out-of-Home Services
- Workforce Development
- Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)
- Cross-System Collaboration
- Prevention-Focused Systems
- Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs)
- Child Welfare Information Systems
- Continuous Quality Improvement and Implementation
- Disaster Preparedness
- Racial Equity
- Power in Partnerships: Prioritizing Lived Expertise in Child Welfare: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2022 (30)
- Menu for Youth Engagement (8)
- Strengthening Families Through Prevention and Collaboration: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2020 (7)
- Advancing Racial Equity in Child Welfare: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2021 (5)
- Effectiveness in Child Welfare: Our Role in Improving the Lives of Children and Families: Child Welfare Virtual Expo (CWVE) 2019 (1)
- Authentic Voices Video Series: Sharing Our Perspective (14)
- Engaging People With Lived Experience: Resources From Division X Technical Assistance (9)
- Youth Engagement Blueprint (6)
- A Look Inside Sharing Power in Child Welfare: A Podcast (3)
- Perspectives on Normalcy (3)
- CFSR Round 4 Planning and Implementation Tools (1)
- Having the Normalcy Conversation (1)
- How We Partner With the Community to Improve Service Options Podcast Series (1)
- Stories from the Field (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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