Controlling the Front Gates

Effective Admission Policies and Practices

…of thousands of American children who are unfairly detained each year: Help is coming — and it starts ... Why so many youth are unnecessarily detained ... Most states have vague eligibility requirements that permit almost any child to be permitted ... to detention for almost any reason. In fact, on any given day, seven out of 10 youth in detention are charged

April 1, 1999

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Women’s Self-Employment Project

…This two-page report introduces a program designed to help women open their own residential child ... CARE’s mission is simple: train women to develop home-based child care businesses ... This 12-week program teaches women about running a residential child care business &mdash ... Children do well when their families do well, and families do better when they live in supportive

March 14, 2004

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Fostering Resident Voice and Influence

The Making Connections Experience With Resident Engagement and Leadership

This report presents insights the Casey Foundation gained after more than a decade of working with residents to achieve better results during Making Connections, the Foundation’s signature community change effort of the 2000s.

September 1, 2016

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Blog Post

Casey Advances Social Investments in Philanthropy

…families can become financially secure and raise healthy, well-educated children in stable, permanent ... - and mission-related investments aimed at improving the lives of vulnerable children and their families. Based ... at improving outcomes for vulnerable children and families. The Foundation’s social investment staff

November 13, 2013

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