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HS_Building_Blocks_FHH_oneoff.pdf PDF

Peruse almost any newspaper or article about child welfare and you ll find that across the nation there s a shortage of family foster homes for children in foster care While we know family settings are better for youth in care we also know that there are significant challenges to recruiting and reta...

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HS_Consortium_Information-Thought_Piece_oneoff_final.pdf PDF

The human services market is evolving in two distinct but connected ways the movement of human service delivery through managed health care organizations and an increased emphasis on evidence based models and participant outcomes The Development of a Consortium Management Model Information and Consi...

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Caseworkers_are_First_Responders_whitepaper.pdf PDF

Preamble This is the second in a series of articles regarding the current status of child protection services in the United States and proposals to address its challenges For decades state and local agencies have struggled to provide the appropriate quality of responsive child protection services Un...

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Child_Welfare_Finance_Reform_12112013.pdf PDF

Summary Recently the Annie E Casey Foundation and Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative released an innovative and groundbreaking proposal for federal finance reform Over the last several years child welfare experts and advocates have been addressing the philosophy and process by which the federa...

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HS_Reforming Congregate Care-Thought_Piece.pdf PDF

In child welfare there is growing emphasis on keeping children at home and when that isn t possible placing them with relatives or in other family like settings Secure attachments to consistent caregivers are critical for the healthy development of children and youth especially for very young childr...

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Child_Welfare_Exploitation_Sellsheet_fs.pdf PDF

According to the FBI more than 100 000 children in the U S find themselves being sold for sex i These children are Commercially Sexually Exploited Children CSEC Youth in foster care have a higher likelihood of being exploited with pimps preying on youth as young as 12 ii In Alameda County California...

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Early_childhood_institute_fs.pdf PDF

Increase your ability to promote positive developmental outcomes for the children and families you serve We can help We combine capacity building training modules with more than 27 years of experience consulting to state education and human service agencies to help client organizations deliver the m...

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HS_CCDBG_oneoff.pdf PDF

Background The Reauthorized Child Care and Development Block Grant Act CCDBG was signed into law by President Obama on November 19 2014 This reauthorization provides child care assistance to families and funds the expansion of quality initiatives for child care The passage of the reauthorized Act fo...

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HS_Early_Intervention_Consulting_Data_Sheet.pdf PDF

Early Intervention EI programs face many challenges SSIP APR compliance stakeholder involvement fiscal shortfalls and unprecedented fiscal and program accountability Under these conditions how can your state maintain essential EI services and ensure the long term sustainability of its EI program Pub...

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HS_TANF_Reauthorization Overview.pdf PDF

Momentum has been building for several years to reform the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families TANF program The Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services for Success Act JOBS released by the House Ways and Means Committee in May 2018 includes elements likely to be adopted as part of TANF s...

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