- May 2009
- Vol. 10, No. 4
- Children's Bureau Express
- Strategies and Tools for Practice
Strategies and Tools for Practice
Learn about an effective collaboration between child welfare and substance abuse treatment programs and access a best practice guide to partnering with resource families.
- Collocation: Integrating Child Welfare and Substance Abuse Services
A pilot program that placed substance abuse counselors in child welfare agencies increased the identification and engagement of substance-abusing parents involved with the child welfare system. In...
- Partnering With Resource Families
The availability of resource families, including foster parents, adoptive families, relatives providing kinship care, and legal guardians, is essential to effective child welfare practice. A new...