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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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Results Counts helps leaders learn the skills needed to drive change for kids and families.

Introduction to the Results Count Path to Equity

June 26, 2019

This introduction and an accompanying video describe four skills that help leaders to achieve better and more equitable results. The skills are part of Results Count, the…

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Download the 2019 KIDS COUNT Data Book at www.aecf.org/databook

2019 KIDS COUNT Data Book

June 17, 2019

The Casey Foundation's 2019 KIDS COUNT Data Book looks at how the child population has changed since 1990, as well as trends in child well-being over a…

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Reflections on Applying Principles of Equitable Evaluation

June 12, 2019

The Annie E. Casey Foundation enlisted WestEd to conduct four evaluations over a two-year period. This document revisits WestEd’s work and the authors’ broader experiences conducting research…

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Expectant and Parenting Youth in Foster Care

June 2, 2019

This tool kit, created by the Annie E. Casey Foundation with help from the Center for the Study of Social Policy and more than 20…

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On the Frontline helps child welfare officials improve safety investigations

Evaluation of the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s On the Frontline Initiative

May 20, 2019

On the Frontline, an initiative of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, aims to help caseworkers and their supervisors make better investigative decisions about protecting children…

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Listening to Black Women and Girls

Listening to Black Women and Girls

May 15, 2019

This report shares insights and recommendations related to adultification bias — the perception that black girls are less innocent and more adult-like than their white peers of…

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The Color of Justice, made possible with support from the Annie E Casey Foundation

The Color of Justice

May 15, 2019

This report explores how psychology and America’s mental health system — including shortcomings in prevention, early intervention and treatment programs — contribute to the over-representation of youth of color…

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