These awards recognize individuals who have dedicated themselves to improving outcomes for children and families in the child welfare system.
Foster care alumni
Learn from a study that found lower reported levels of social support among both LGBTQ+ and Black youth who are alumni of foster care.
In this Q&A, leaders from Bravehearts and The Children’s Village describe their partnership in lifting up voices of young people in care.
Understand the benefits of employing youth peer mentors to support young people impacted by the child welfare system.
Explore our Questions from the Field resources related to engaging people with lived expertise.
Learn findings from a national survey in which three stakeholder groups voiced the systemic challenges faced by child welfare.
This learning exchange explores the “seven levers” that are key to ending the need for group placements in child welfare.
Learn from five state agencies about their strategies for implementing the QRTP requirements of the Family First Prevention Services Act.
Learn how agencies can prepare to involve and share power with youth through youth advisory boards.