Resource Library

NCWWI develops and hosts workforce development resources for child welfare practitioners, supervisors, managers, leaders, students, faculty, researchers, policymakers and other professionals. Our resources have been organized into 15 different topical categories and subcategories, which can be accessed by clicking on the links below. If you prefer to search our resources by keyword or type, or to search within a particular topical category, simply use the search function below.

Folder Change Implementation


Folder Workforce Development Planning
Folder System Reform
Folder Data-Driven Decision Making
Folder Continuous Quality Improvement


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pdf Resources for Healthy Generations (28 downloads) Open
pdf Drivers Best Practices Assessment (38 downloads)

The purpose of the Drivers Best Practices Assessment (DBPA) is to assist organizations in assessi…

Open (pdf, 492 KB)
default The Active Implementation Hub (33 downloads) Open
default California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare: Implementation Resources Section (54 downloads) Open
default National Implementation Research Network (43 downloads) Open
default Systems of Care Policy Action Guide (30 downloads) Open
pdf Tips for Implementation Teams  (26 downloads)

The purpose of this resource is to highlight some important considerations for systems and organi…

Open (pdf, 1.06 MB)
pdf Drivers Best Practices Assessment (27 downloads)

The purpose of the Drivers Best Practices Assessment (DBPA) is to assist organizations in assessi…

Open (pdf, 492 KB)
pdf Building Community Resilience Policy and Advocacy Guide (44 downloads)

The BCR Policy Guide is intended to assist organizations in becoming effective policy advocates a…

Open (pdf, 2.53 MB)
default When Preparation Meets Opportunity (41 downloads)

Anne Graham, a child welfare middle manager from New Hampshire, developed a much needed change in…

default Implementing Change (9 minute microlearning) (44 downloads)

When working in an environment of constant change, it is helpful to use a framework to help …

pdf Stages of Change (27 downloads)

This guide for systems change outlines the five stages of change and provides brief user-friendly…

pdf 2018 Annual Progress and Services Report: New Hampshire Division for Children, Youth and Families (59 downloads)

This report provides updates on the continued implementation of New Hampshire’s Practice Model …

audio CWIG Workforce Podcast Series Episode 2: A State’s Approach to Change (11 downloads)

This podcast, hosted by the Child Welfare Information Gateway (CWIG), shares an example of how on…

pdf NCWWI Change Implementation Reference List (37 downloads) Open
default Weaving Together Agency Staff Around Organizational Change (45 downloads) Open
audio CWIG Workforce Podcast Series Episode 4: Creating Change at the Local Level (14 downloads)
pdf 4 Ways Implementation Support Centers Assist in the Delivery of Evidence-Based Programs (82 downloads)

This fact sheet highlights four ways implementation support centers can support more effective im…

default Leading in Permanent Whitewater (7 minute microlearning) (37 downloads)

Change is constant in our environment and in child welfare, in particular. Just under 8 minutes, …

pdf Context Matters: Recommendations for Funders & Program Developers Supporting Implementation in Rural Communities (32 downloads)

This paper explores how funders and program developers can partner with rural communities to achi…