The Lifelong Families Training Curriculum

Training Manual

Practice Guide

This child welfare training manual presents a comprehensive 2-day curriculum on the Lifelong Families permanency model for social worker training. It includes agenda, assignments, presentations, handouts, daily modules with timetable and more.

May 15, 2012

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Focusing on the Factors that Help Kids Succeed

Blog Post

Casey President and Chief Executive Officer Patrick McCarthy outlines the Foundation's focus on the factors with the greatest influence on a child's chances to succeed: family, community and opportunity.

May 14, 2014

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When Child Welfare Works: Discussions from the Field

A Proposal to Finance Best Practices


Since the release of When Child Welfare Works: A Working Paper, many organizations and individuals have weighed in with significant feedback on comprehesive child welfare systems reform, and in the spirit of continuing a public dialogue about this critical issue, this document presents the collective feedback on the recommendations presented in the working paper.

May 20, 2014

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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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