• June 2012
  • Vol. 13, No. 5

Strategies and Tools for Practice

  • Notifications Field Guide
    A new field guide from the State of Alaska Health and Social Services, Office of Children's Services (OCS), outlines the processes and activities required for notifications of an intent to change...

  • New Issue of Judges' Page
    The most recent statistics indicate that approximately half of the children entering foster care are younger than age 5. As a result, State court judges increasingly are called upon to make...

  • Talking With Caring Adults
    The California Department of Social Services has created two conversation guides to accompany a series of four videos about aging out of the foster care system: Talking With Caring Adults: A...

  • Well-Being Evaluation Tool
    The New Mexico Court Improvement Project website provides a Well-Being Checklist as a part of its Child Protection Best Practices Bulletin series. The goal of the checklist is to stimulate...