State-Level Detention Reform

A Practice Guide for State Advisory Groups #3

Practice Guide

This detention reform practice guide is specifically designed for State Advisory Groups overseeing the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA), providing recommendations for ways to implement and lead an effective detention reform initiative.

January 1, 2008

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CONNECT: Supporting Children Exposed to Domestic Violence

In-Service Training for Resource Families

Practice Guide

This 55-page guide gives facilitators the script, tools and tips necessary to educate caregivers of children exposed to domestic violence. It packages three hours of training into a thoughtful, comprehensive and no-frills instructional playbook that explores what domestic violence is, how it impacts children and exactly what caregivers can do to help this fragile population heal. 

January 1, 2009

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Implementing the Values and Strategies of Family to Family

Tools for Rebuilding Foster Care


This Family to Family Implementation Guide was developed as a practical resource for child welfare agencies and their partners to use in moving toward a more family-focused and neighborhood-based service system. 

July 21, 2001

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Family to Family: Our Work Flyer


This document provides an overview of the Foundation's Family to Family initiative.  It lists the principles, outcomes, goals and strategies of the initiative.

July 21, 2006

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Protecting Assets and Child Custody in the Face of Deportation

A Guide for Practitioners Assisting Immigrant Families

Practice Guide

The United States' increase in immigrant deportations has been fueled largely by detentions for non‐violent immigration violations. Funded in part by the Casey Foundation, this bilingual (English-Spanish) manual provides guidance for volunteer lawyers and non-lawyer practitioners working with families at risk for deportation. 

October 1, 2009

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