• May 2009
  • Vol. 10, No. 4

Strategies and Tools for Practice

Learn about an effective collaboration between child welfare and substance abuse treatment programs and access a best practice guide to partnering with resource families.

  • Collocation: Integrating Child Welfare and Substance Abuse Services
    A pilot program that placed substance abuse counselors in child welfare agencies increased the identification and engagement of substance-abusing parents involved with the child welfare system. In...

  • Partnering With Resource Families
    The availability of resource families, including foster parents, adoptive families, relatives providing kinship care, and legal guardians, is essential to effective child welfare practice. A new...