This publication presents alternative models of succession planning designed particularly for nonprofits: (1) Pursuing the agency’s mission and service goals as effectively as possible; (2) Ensuring agency stability by developing bench strength behind its executive and key managers. (3) Creating the possibility that successors for executive director and top manager positions will emerge from the …
Document Category: Change Implementation
These guides addresses data collection, reporting, and use, examining ways to build data-collection capacity among projects; rationales, sources, and measures of comparison data; issues inherent in the reporting and displaying of data; and the protection of human subjects in data collection.
This video features a caseworker who explains the unexpected role that evaluation played in delivering the services and supports that made a difference for two teenage girls and their mother.
This online training is designed to provide state review teams, partners, and stakeholders with information relevant to the onsite reviews for Round 3 of the Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs). This training is divided into topical four modules: (1) Onsite Review Instrument and Instructions (OSRI), (2) Foster Care Mock Case, (3) In-Home Services Mock …
This webpage offers the resources on Round 3 of the CFSRs for states participating in the process.
Leaders in a results-oriented culture look at data, interpret it, and take action to make changes to improve outcomes based on the information the data provide. In this 7-minute module, we explore the characteristics of a results-oriented culture and share strategies for developing and enhancing an organization culture focused on results.
This issue of A Closer Look, examines the process of “accountability” as a valuable tool for building and sustaining effective systems of care and improving the capacity of human service agencies to strengthen and support families involved in public child welfare.
This webpage highlights a human service agency’s data warehouse that provides the central repository of social services data, allows DHS to track and report client demographic and service data across its program offices, contains more than 15 million client records, receives data from 24 human service program areas, and works in conjunction with the US …
This module discuss how predictive analytics might inform, assist, and improve decision making in child protection.
This video illustrates all five phases of the framework through a single case example. It also discusses how subsidized guardianship has become an increasingly effective and widespread child welfare intervention across the United States.