• November 2013
  • Vol. 14, No. 8

Children's Bureau Grantee Updates

New site visit reports highlight projects focused on comprehensive family assessment, diligent recruitment, and building infrastructure capacity to support collaboration between child welfare and early childhood systems.

  • Site Visit: LA Child Welfare/Early Education Partners
    Improving developmental outcomes and school readiness for young children involved with child welfare is a strong component of improving well-being, a priority in the child welfare field. To...

  • Site Visit: Comprehensive Family Assessments in Contra Costa County
    In 2001, the California State Assembly passed the Child Welfare System Improvement and Accountability Act, a State initiative modeled after the Federal Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSR)....

  • Site Visit: Roots & Wings in Santa Cruz, CA
    In 2008, the County of Santa Cruz, CA, Human Services Department, Family and Child Services, recognized deficits in three major areas: finding appropriate homes for children in their own...