When public health nurses accompany caseworkers on investigations, the results can be beneficial to child and family well-being.
Home visiting programs for new parents offer a universal approach to the prevention of child abuse and neglect. Explore Austin’s model.
Learn how Nebraska’s local, state, and national partners collaborated to enhance the use and availability of community-level data.
A population-based approach to child welfare aligns all community stakeholders behind goals to prevent child maltreatment and keep famliies safely together.
Learn how Texas invested in primary and secondary prevention programs to prevent child maltreatment using a public health framework.
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.
Dr. Jonathan Thackeray and Carrie Baker share collaborative efforts to improve pediatric practices and prevent recurrent child maltreatment.
Given the high rate of psychotropic medication use by youth in out-of-home care, it is vital to establish effective oversight plans.