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Tristan Louis and Sixto Cancel on Bringing Technology to Child Welfare

The Casey Foundation’s Lisa Hamilton interviews two leaders — Casebook PBC President and CEO Tristan Louis and Think of Us Founder and CEO Sixto Cancel — who are working to change child welfare systems through the introduction of new technologies that empower young people, families and caseworkers.

November 30, 2018

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Brooke DeRenzis and Rob Garcia on Fixing America's Skills Gap

In a new podcast episode, Lisa Hamilton talks with the National Skills Coalition’s Brooke DeRenzis and Rob Garcia about building and sustaining a skilled labor force build and why this work is so important for America’s children, families and future.

October 30, 2018

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Race, Equity and a Changing Child Population with Manuel Pastor

Casey’s Lisa Hamilton talks with sociologist Manuel Pastor about America’s changing face and what it means for our future. The 27-minute conversation marks the launch of CaseyCast, a monthly podcast devoted to bringing people together to help build a brighter future for kids, families and communities.

March 21, 2016

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The Impact of Parental Incarceration with Tanya Krupat

Casey’s Lisa Hamilton enlists expert Tanya Krupat to discuss the stigmas, struggles and solutions that shape the lives of kids with an incarcerated parent. Their 24-minute conversation is part of CaseyCast, a new monthly podcast devoted to bringing people together to help build a brighter future for kids, families and communities.

April 23, 2016

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Reforming Child Welfare Systems with Delaware's Shirley Roberts

Casey’s Lisa Hamilton speaks with the director of Delaware’s Division of Family Services, Shirley Roberts, to explore how the state’s child welfare system has excelled — and the valuable lessons it has learned along the way — in serving kids and youth in need.

May 23, 2016

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New CaseyCast Podcast Talks Solutions to America’s Stubborn Child Poverty Rate

Casey’s Lisa Hamilton chats with the Brookings Institution’s Ron Haskins about policy opportunities in three areas—family, work and education—aimed at promoting economic mobility for low-income Americans. Their 24-minute conversation is part of CaseyCast, a monthly podcast devoted to bringing people together to help build a brighter future for kids, families and communities.

June 27, 2016

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Reducing Community Violence: Gary Slutkin Shares a Prescription for Change

In this episode of CaseyCast, the Foundation’s Lisa Hamilton and epidemiologist Gary Slutkin explore community violence through an uncommon lens — the world of infection prevention. 

The Annie E. Casey Foundation produces CaseyCast, a monthly podcast that aims to bring people together to help build a brighter future for kids, families and communities.

July 25, 2016

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Rep. Stacey Abrams Talks State Policymaking and Strong Families

Lisa Hamilton, vice president of external affairs at the Annie E. Casey Foundation, connects with Stacey Abrams, minority leader of the Georgia House of Representatives, to discuss state-level policymaking and how it can improve the lives of children and families. CaseyCast, a monthly podcast produced by the Foundation, aims to bring people together to help build brighter futures for kids, families and communities.

August 22, 2016

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Liz Ryan is on a Mission to Close Youth Prisons

Casey’s Lisa Hamilton recently spoke to Liz Ryan about what’s wrong with America’s prevailing juvenile justice system, what a better system looks like, and how we can help states end their reliance on youth prisons and incarcerating kids.

October 20, 2016

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How Can We Help Former Foster Youth Succeed? Ask Them.

Every year in America, nearly 24,000 young adults age out of foster care. Casey's Lisa Hamilton talks with Samanthya Amann and Brittany Hunter who experienced this uphill climb toward adulthood firsthand. Today, both women serve as young fellows with the Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative, where they help guide the Foundation’s work supporting youth exiting care.

November 23, 2016

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