Explore strategies, jurisdictional examples and resources for making progress in reducing unplanned teen pregnancy among youth in care.
We work in support of a range of public, private, tribal and community partners to safely reduce the need for foster care and prevent recurrence of maltreatment. Leaders from the field routinely ask questions about practices and policies that improve safety outcomes for children. The documents featured here reflect responses to inquiries about how to keep children safe.
Research indicates that differential response leads to improved family engagement and reduced entries into foster care. Browse resources.
This information packet provides guidance, strategies and examples of how jurisdictions are addressing youth who run away from care.