Document Tag: Overview/Summary

The Impact of Turnover on Families Involved in Child Welfare

This brief consists of thirty resources divided into three sections (Impact, Community Voice, and Systems Transformation) that examine the impact of turnover and highlight the importance of studying and developing strategies to address this topic.

COVID-19 Lessons Learned for Child Welfare: NCWWI 1-page Summary

This resource explores child welfare caseworkers’ perspectives on how organizational changes during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic affected their work. It also provides recommendations for sustained organizational change child welfare programs can make to improve practice and policy.

Safe & Connected™ Practice Model

A model of practice that includes a research-informed framework, engaged assessments based on strengths, needs and risks, analytical decision making in partnership with families and the process of evidence-based practice.

Evaluating Family Engagement in Child Welfare

This brief provides an overview of key issues when evaluating a family engagement program or practice, including how family engagement is commonly defined in the child welfare context, an overview of models and practices, and theoretical and methodological concerns.