These two brief videos underscore how being a data-driven system can help staff with decision-making and prioritization.
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Infants and toddlers are the most vulnerable among us. These two videos highlight different ways to keep them safe from harm.
Striving to keep children safe at home, Circles of Support combines evidence-informed interventions within a culturally relevant context.
Barbara Andrade DuBransky, director of Family Supports at First 5 LA, describes the county’s constellation of home visiting programs.
Children’s first and only placement should be with family. This jurisdiction scan describes strategies to place children with family.
Learn how a foster parent and parent partner worked together to wrap supports around a birth mother so she could reunify with her child.
All teen parents need support when they become parents. Learn about effective programs that meet the needs of pregnant and parenting youth.
This short video describes how child welfare agencies can operationalize the four tiers of family engagement.
These brief videos talk about why it is important to recognize the strengths within each family.
This brief video stresses the need for improved communication between medical providers and child protection to keep infants safe.
These two short videos featuring experts on safety offer insights on how to promote a culture around safety within child welfare agencies.
Dr. Rhema Vaithiananthan and Erin Dalton provide an overview of predictive risk modeling and its applicability in child welfare to support decision-making at the hotline.
This strategy brief provides information about key elements of kinship navigator programs, jurisdictional examples, and evaluation outcomes.
This brief highlights strategies that Georgia and New York employed to develop and fund their kinship navigator programs.
Scott Modell, Noel Hengelbrok, and Michael Cull introduce the concept of safety science and offer ways child welfare can respond differently to create a safety culture.
This webinar series details how two jurisdictions have approached evidence-based practice implementation in preparation for Family First.
Dr. Joia Crear-Perry explores issues of race, maternal and child health disparities, and how we can address bias in our work with families.
Dr. Deborah Daro, senior research fellow at Chapin Hall, outlines the goals of a public health approach to child welfare.
Scott Hippert describes how Family Connects approaches prevention by offering communitywide home visits to support families with newborns.
Dr. Jonathan Thackeray and Carrie Baker share collaborative efforts to improve pediatric practices and prevent recurrent child maltreatment.