• June 2008
  • Vol. 9, No. 5


  • The Next Generation of Leaders
    One of the emerging concerns for the nonprofit workforce is where to find the next generation of leaders. In a recent survey of 5,754 workers, most of whom were younger professionals in the...

  • The Interstate Compact on Adoption and Medical Assistance
    The Interstate Compact on Adoption and Medical Assistance (ICAMA) website provides basic information on agreements between member States that promote the coordination of medical and other services...

  • Sharing Youth Transition Laws and Practices
    The University of Chicago Law School has created a "wiki" for interested professionals and others to share information about State and Tribal laws and practices regarding youth transition from...

  • Prevention-Oriented Child Death Review
    The Best Practices in Prevention-Oriented Child Death Review website was created by the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center as a tool to assist Child Death Review (CDR) team members...

  • New Mental Health Resources
    The Mental Health Services section of the Child Welfare Information Gateway website has been updated to provide a greater breadth of information on the mental health issues faced by children,...

  • Funding for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
    The Department of Housing and Urban Development recently announced funding opportunities for demonstration housing programs designed for intergenerational families. According to the Federal...

  • Effective Strategies for Funding Systems of Care
    Examples of effective financing strategies to support systems of care are the focus of a new publication from the Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health at the University of...

  • Involving Youth in Their Own Plans
    Youth who have meaningful involvement in their treatment, education, or case plans are more likely to work toward the outcomes, and these youth gain valuable experience in making plans and setting...