• July/August 2014
  • Vol. 15, No. 7

Child Welfare Research

This month, CBX points to a new issue of CW360° that is focused on well-being in child welfare, new products to help spread the messages from a 2013 report on child abuse research, and an article on a project initiated by the National Center for Youth Law to examine the problem of unwanted pregnancy among youth in foster care.

  • New CW360º Focuses on Well-Being
    The spring 2014 issue of CW360º, an online publication of the Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare (CASCW) at the University of Minnesota, focuses on the theme "Attending to...

  • Examining Economic and Social Data Across Ethnic Groups
    A new policy report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation (AECF), Race for Results: Building a Path to Opportunity for All Children, explores the intersection of children, race, and opportunity. The...

  • New Dissemination Tools for CAN Research Report
    New resources that build on findings of the 2013 Institute of Medicine and National Research Council report New Directions in Child Abuse and Neglect Research have been made available. The 2013...

  • Teen Pregnancy Among Youth in Foster Care
    Teen pregnancy and parenting are associated with a host of negative consequences for young parents, and the incidence of teen pregnancy tends to be higher for youth in foster care. In "Cause...

  • Transitional Living Program Evaluation
    MDRC—a nonprofit education and social policy research organization founded in 1974 as the Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation and now simply MDRC—recently published a report...