• February 2005
  • Vol. 6, No. 1

Resources

  • Evidence-Based Practice and Child Maltreatment Services
    Evidence-based practice (EBP) strives to bring child welfare and child maltreatment related services more in line with clinical science and with the current practices that have already been proven...
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  • Child-Only TANF for Children in Relative Care
    A recent report examines what is known about children who receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and who live with relatives not receiving such assistance. These children in TANF...
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  • Innovations in Child Welfare Across America
    Underfunded programs, overworked staff, and bureaucracy are just a few of the issues that administrators of public and private child welfare programs face everyday. However, programs throughout...
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  • Using Interagency Collaboration to Deliver Part C Services to Infants and Toddlers
    The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center has developed a toolkit to help child welfare workers effectively utilize Part C services in addressing the needs of infants and toddlers in the...
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  • Family Strengthening Policy Center Website Launches
    The Family Strengthening Policy Center website provides policy briefs and updates, news, and resources focused on strengthening families. The Center, an initiative of the National Assembly and...
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  • Online Parent Leadership Network
    The recently created Parent Leadership Network online community allows parents across the country to connect with each other and discuss ways to develop and expand their leadership skills and...
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  • Supporting Evidence-Informed Practice With Children and Families
    Research in Practice, a UK-based project, promotes positive outcomes for children and families through the use of research evidence. The group achieves its mission by identifying effective methods...
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  • Faith-Based Organizations Face Challenges in Accessing Funding
    A recent report by the Roundtable on Religion and Social Welfare Policy concluded that, despite policies encouraging Federal and State funding for faith-based organizations (FBOs) to provide...
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  • Courses in Fundraising Through Indiana University--Close to Home
    Through its Fund Raising School, the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University offers courses in 10 cities across the country on topics such as Basic Elements of Fundraising, Preparing...
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  • Post-High School Scholarships for Foster Youth
    The National Foster Parent Association offers scholarships for foster youth who wish to further their education beyond high school, including college or university studies, vocational and job...
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