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April 2009Vol. 10, No. 3Court Improvement Program Community of Practice

The Court Improvement Program (CIP) has launched a new online community for all who are concerned with child welfare and the court system. The CIP Community of Practice is an open exchange of information, experience, initiatives, and ideas on court improvement. Features include What's New and a calendar of upcoming events. Users can join or initiate a discussion under Group Topics, comment on a work in progress, or access reference documents and links. There is also a list of CIP directors and contact information.

The CIP is an initiative that provides Federal funds to States to support systemic changes and improvements in the court system for children and families involved with child welfare. For more information, visit the CIP Community of Practice website: