• June 2022
  • Vol. 23, No. 5

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This edition of CBX features resources on reunification and the importance of supporting families as they work toward their reunification goals. Read a message from Associate Commissioner Aysha E. Schomburg about how we should listen to the lived experiences of parents who have experienced separation from their children through out-of-home care and be transformational in the way we work to keep families together. This issue also includes valuable resources for professionals and the families they serve.

  • Try Something Different
    Written by Associate Commissioner Aysha E. Schomburg Last month, I had the opportunity to travel to Phoenix and spend a whole day in fellowship with members of the Black community there. My...

  • The Impact of COVID-19 on Reunification for Child Welfare-Involved Families
    COVID-19 has been a source of disruption and stress for families and systems and has significantly changed the way child welfare operates in its day-to-day business. At the start of the pandemic,...

  • The On the Way Home Reunification Program
    On the Way Home (OTWH) is a 12- to 14-month reunification program aimed at addressing the transition needs of middle and high school youth who have—or who are at risk of having—emotional and...

  • Moms Matter: Encouraging Moms to Reach Their Reunification Goals
    Moms Matter, a webpage produced by Fostering Great Ideas, provides resources and information for mothers working toward reunification with their children. The page presents a video from the...