Explore resources on the topic of trauma-informed, healing-centered child welfare systems that can be used to inform policy and practice.
Workforce and organizational capacity
Explore guiding principles that child protection agencies should follow when providing trauma-informed, healing-centered services.
Learn how child protection agencies can implement a trauma-informed, healing-centered approach to support children and families.
Learn how the practice of hidden foster care practice can cause harm to families and why it should be avoided.
Explore three key principles to learn how child protection agencies can make placing children with kin caregivers a universal practice.
Learn how Connecticut integrated trauma-informed practices throughout its child welfare system with an innovative approach.
Learn how several jurisdictions are implementing strategies to recruit and retain a strong child welfare workforce.
Learn about child welfare workforce turnover, its challenges to child protection agencies, and the impact it has on children and families.
Learn about program development and funding stream recommendations from kinship navigator program experts in several states.
Learn lessons from a research report that are adaptable to child welfare on how to successfully engage people with lived experience.