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Child welfare leaders and agencies learn about an approach that calculates the financial impact of diverting or shortening child welfare placements

What’s the Return on Investment?

August 19, 2019

In this brief, child welfare leaders and agencies learn about an approach, called placement day analysis, that calculates the financial impact of diverting or shortening…

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This report examines how the Rhode Island’s Providence Children and Youth Cabinet (CYC) has changed since adopting the Evidence2Success framework seven years ago.

A Road Map to Quality Collective Impact Programming With Fiscal Independence

August 19, 2019

This report examines how the Rhode Island’s Providence Children and Youth Cabinet (CYC) has changed since adopting the Evidence2Success® framework seven years ago. During this time frame,…

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Grandparent and child

Variations in the Use of Kinship Diversion Among Child Welfare Agencies

August 14, 2019

This brief shares insights and opinions on the use of kinship diversion as a preventative practice in child welfare. Its findings stem from four main…

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Oklahoma is recruiting more foster families

Recruiting Foster Parents and Strengthening Child Welfare in Oklahoma

August 6, 2019

In 2014, the Annie E. Casey Foundation partnered with the state of Oklahoma to introduce effective strategies to recruit and retain more foster families while…

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A guide on employing the Kinship Diversion Estimation Tool

Does Your Child Welfare Agency Divert Children to Kin?

August 5, 2019

This guide helps child welfare agencies deploy a simple online survey — the Kinship Diversion Estimation Tool — to gain a better understanding of how and when…

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Keys to Your Financial Future from the Annie E. Casey Foundation

Keys to Your Financial Future Participant Guides

July 23, 2019

This overview, written for older youth and young adults with foster care experience, introduces a curriculum aimed at helping participants gain the skills and know-how…

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Keys to Your Financial Future Curriculum

Keys to Your Financial Future Facilitator Guides

July 23, 2019

This guide helps facilitators administer a curriculum — developed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative — aimed at strengthening the financial literacy and…

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Family-Centered Community Change Report

July 9, 2019

In 2012, the Annie E. Casey Foundation began searching for partners for its seven-year Family-Centered Community Change™(FCCC) initiative. This report summarizes what the participating communities — Buffalo,…

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Extended foster care programs can improve outcomes for young people when designed well.

Promising Program Models for Extended Foster Care and Transition Services

July 8, 2019

This publication reviews promising state approaches to extended foster care. Programmatic elements covered include: eligibility, placement settings, case management models, case review and transition services. The end goal? Help child welfare leaders continue to improve the design of extended…

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