Document Category: Work Conditions and Benefits

Healing Guidebook

This guidebook provides practical tips & tools for working with children and youth who have experienced trauma (and for the adults who love them, too).

Thank You for Showing Up

During the 2020 Child Welfare Worker Recognition Event, National Child Welfare Advocate, Victor Sims, gave an inspirational talk on how child welfare workers make a difference by showing up. This animated video is a shortened version of his speech. If you would like to hear it in its entirety, watch https://vimeo.com/458332722. To continue to learn …

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Showing Up Makes All The Difference

During the 2020 Child Welfare Worker Recognition Event, National Child Welfare Advocate, Courtney Canova, gave an inspirational talk on how her social worker kept showing up…and it made all the difference! This animated video is a shortened version of her speech. If you would like to hear it in its entirety, watch https://vimeo.com/458332722.

Worker Safety Literature Review

This report is designed to review protocols and procedures for ensuring workplace safety in health and human service agencies. The research included in this report consists of information from worker safety trainings and published worker safety guidelines with a few noted worker safety studies. The research will discuss tips for maintaining safety in an office …

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Caseload/Workload Studies: NCWWI 1-page Summary

This paper summarizes the three research briefs which provides information summarizing recent studies and reports that underscore the importance of manageable caseloads and workloads for child welfare professionals.