This information packet provides an overview of congregate care use in child welfare, research about youth outcomes and selected resources.
We believe that every child deserves a safe and permanent family. Leaders from the field routinely ask questions about how to support practices and policies that strengthen permanency outcomes and reduce re-entries into care. The documents featured here reflect responses to inquiries about best practices for helping children safely return to permanent, loving homes and remain there.
Learn about Ohio’s Sobriety, Treament and Reducing Trauma intervention to address the opioid epidemic.
Parental rights restoration is an option for some youth when parents have addressed the issues that led to the termination of their rights.
This resource list provides guidance about family visitation for youth involved in both child welfare and juvenile justice.
This resource list provides innovative approaches to serving children and families who are affected by parental incarceration.
Learn about a program that has demonstrated compelling results in improving child behaviors and reducing foster care placement disruption.
For families in treatment and recovery, reunification within federal timelines can be achieved with proper interventions and system supports.