Tennessee

On the Ground in Tennessee

Results Count, a leadership development approach of the Annie E. Casey Foundation

Results Count

Helping leaders, organizations and groups move from intention to action for children and families.

Child Welfare Strategy Group

Practice and policy experts work with public systems to improve outcomes for children involved with child welfare systems.

Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative

A national and state-based initiative that unites the people, public systems and resources necessary to help young people transition from foster care to adulthood. Learn more about the Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative now.

Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (JDAI)

JDAI is a site-based effort to reduce the use of juvenile detention — the holding of youth before adjudication — and increase more effective interventions. Learn more about what happens in a juvenile detention center and the importance of juvenile detention alternatives now!

KIDS COUNT Network

A group of child advocacy and research organizations representing every state and using data to promote smart policies on issues ranging from child welfare and juvenile justice to education and economic opportunity. 

Lessons From Tennessee

Undercounted, Underserved

Immigrant and Refugee Families in the Child Welfare System

This report focuses on the needs of immigrant and refugee children in the child welfare system.

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Becoming Adults, Executive Summary

One-Year Impact Findings from the Youth Villages Transitional Living Evaluation

This report presents MDRC’s evaluation of the Transitional Living program located in Tennessee and operated by Youth Villages.

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StriveTogether: Proof of the Power of Results Count

Supporting a national network of 70 community-based partnerships, StriveTogether has been a pioneer in coaching teams of leaders across communities to close gaps and improve well-being using the Casey Foundation’s unique leadership development methodology, Results Count.

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