Document Category: Inclusivity/Racial Equity


The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians worked with the QIC-WD to develop an onboarding program. This video highlights the experience of workers, supervisors, and leaders who speak to the importance of cultural understanding and implementing a process that introduces workers to all functions of the agency as well as the job.

Workforce Supports for LGBT Employees

An overview of organizational policies and practices that are thought to improve the work experiences of LGBT employees and foster diversity within an organization and why they are important.

Organizational Justice

An overview of organizational justice, otherwise known as the extent to which an organization treats people fairly.

Cultural Intelligence

An overview of cultural intelligence, the importance of it, and what contributes to it.

AFCARS Reports

The Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) collects case-level information on all children in foster care and those who have been adopted with title IV-E agency involvement. Presents national estimates of foster care and adoption population characteristics and breakdowns via state.

Rethinking Child Welfare Recruitment

This brief discusses the current workforce crisis and provides recommendations on ways child welfare programs can enhance their recruitment efforts.