• March 2011
  • Vol. 12, No. 2

Child Welfare Research

Child welfare news reports on new publications dealing with educational stability, postadoption support, and the impact of different kinds of child maltreatment on later delinquency.

  • Summit Report on Fostering Connections
    In April 2010, the American Bar Association (ABA) Commission on Youth at Risk held a summit to discuss ways to leverage the Fostering Connections Act to improve outcomes for youth transitioning...

  • Educational Stability for Children in Foster Care
    A recent issue of Casey Family Services' Voice magazine focuses on the importance of providing school stability for children and youth in foster care. Changing schools can set children back...

  • Promoting Stable Families Through Postadoption Support
    Postadoption support services are vitally important to sustain and strengthen adoptive families. Adoptees with histories of abuse, neglect, or lengthy institutionalization may confront significant...

  • The Relationship Between Child Maltreatment and Delinquency
    A recently published article looks at the relationship between child maltreatment and violent delinquency. In "Disentangling the Relationship Between Child Maltreatment and Violent...