• May 2005
  • Vol. 6, No. 4

Resources

  • Child Abuse and Culture
    Cultural competency and multicultural approaches in child welfare are the focus of a new book, "Child Abuse and Culture: Working With Diverse Families", by L. A. Fontes. This book is designed to...
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  • Health Care Practice Standards for Children in Foster Care
    In 1997, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) convened the Task Force on Health Care for Children in Foster Care to address the unique and complex health care needs of this population. The...
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  • Special Issue: Decision-Making in Child Welfare
    Child welfare decisions run the gamut from clinical decisions about client assessment, goals, and services to decisions about collecting and evaluating program data. A special issue of "Children...
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  • Helping Children in the Child Welfare System Heal from Trauma
    Recently, more attention has been paid to understanding and improving the interaction of systems that become involved with a child immediately following maltreatment (e.g., child protective and...
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  • Adopte1.org
    A Spanish version of the popular www.adoptuskids.org website is now available. The site, www.adopte1.org, was launched Wednesday, April 20, and includes Spanish-language information about the...
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  • Webcast: Surgeon General's Workshop on Child Maltreatment
    On March 30 and 31, Surgeon General Richard H. Carmona, M.D., F.A.C.S., held a workshop in Washington, DC, to discuss defining and achieving a public health approach to preventing child...
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  • Governance Self-Assessment
    The Council on Accreditation (COA) has developed an online tool that allows leaders of human service organizations to conduct self-assessments of their organization's governance process. The...
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  • National Association of Youth Service Consultants
    The National Association of Youth Service Consultants (NAYSC) serves as an information resource that links agencies and organizations in need of technical assistance with youth-focused consulting...
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  • Grants.gov "Spread the Word" Webcast
    Did you miss the Grants.gov webcast on March 9? If so, there is still time to view an archived version on the Grants.gov website before June 9, 2005. The "Spread the Word" webcast is...
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  • Online Fundraising Courses from Groundspring.org
    Groundspring.org's Internet Academy offers a series of online fundraising courses titled "Building the eNonprofit." The series covers the following topics: * What Is Online...
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