Among other highlights featured in this edition of the Casey Foundation’s newsletter is an overview of how the Foundation seeks to make evidence-based practice (EBP) the norm in serving children and families – from providing EBP tools to grant support of EBP efforts.

January 1, 2011

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    A description of New York Foundling’s Blue Sky program for troubled juveniles and their families.

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    Why Blue Sky exemplifies the Casey Foundation’s push toward evidence-based practice (EBP).

  3. 3

    The impact of Blue Sky’s partnership with New York’s Department of Probation.

  4. 4

    How Casey aims to guide public systems on partnering with community organizations.

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    A summary of the Foundation’s EBP tools.

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    Why EBP is critical to achieve better outcomes for kids and families.

Key Takeaway

Evidence-Based Practice to Improve Outcomes for Kids

By providing EBP-specific tools and grants, the Casey Foundation aims to increase the prevalence of evidence-based practice child welfare treatment approaches that address the continuum of care for high-risk youth and their families. 

Findings & Stats

Statements & Quotations