Supporting Youth in Transition to Adulthood

Lessons Learned from Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice

Report

This paper takes a hard look at how America’s juvenile justice and child welfare systems are faring—and where they are failing—in helping at-risk youth successfully transition to adulthood. 

April 4, 2009

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Tools for Engaging Children in Their Court Proceedings

A Guide for Judges, Advocates and Child Welfare Professionals

Report

This handbook — intended for judges, advocates and child welfare professionals — provides tips to engage children in their own out-of-home court proceedings. The guide recommends ways courts can prepare for, communicate with and understand behavior for kids ages 5 through 20.  

October 10, 2008

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Chafee Plus Ten

A Vision for the Next Decade

Report

This report, produced on the 10th anniversary of the Chafee Foster Care Independence Act, compiles a decade worth of lessons about helping foster care kids succeed as adults. 

April 26, 2010

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Casey Connects: Spring 2000

Pioneering Panel Hastens Pace Of Child Welfare Reform

Newsletter

This issue of Casey Connects proves how true transformation starts with the heart — the heart of the individual as well as the heart of a public system — as three Casey reform initiatives are dissected. 

March 1, 2000

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Casey Connects: Summer 2000

2000 KIDS COUNT Emphasizes Need For Connections

Newsletter

This issue of Casey Connects highlights the 2000 KIDS COUNT Data Book essay along with Casey initiatives and partnerships out to transform the lives of vulnerable families and children — be it through better job training, social connections, immigrant supports or direct services. 

June 23, 2000

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