Learn about the key elements of kinship navigator programs, jurisdictional examples, and evaluation outcomes.
Learn how several jurisdictions are implementing strategies to recruit and retain a strong child welfare workforce.
Learn about program development and funding stream recommendations from kinship navigator program experts in several states.
Explore how agencies serving children and families can reduce barriers to contracting with small community-based organizations.
Understand the benefits of employing youth peer mentors to support young people impacted by the child welfare system.
Explore the promising approaches that have demonstrated a positive impact in improving placement stability.
Learn how three jurisdictions are leveraging the Family First Prevention Services Act to serve families through community pathways.
Explore strategies for supporting relationships and visits between children in out-of-home care and parents who are incarcerated.
Learn how the START model serves families dually affected by parental substance use disorder and involved in the child welfare system.
Explore how the Crossover Youth Practice Model provides a coordinated approach to effectively serving crossover youth.