The NRCOI and the NRC-CWDT have the capability to provide training and technical assistance in the process of using these tools. We are also available to work with agencies to customize and adapt these tools to their own individual circumstances.
This service array process entails the creation of a Child and Family Snapshot to inform a site involved in the process on characteristics of the target population. The Child and Family Snapshot incorporates data available to the agency for each site. The NRC-CWDT has developed SPSS syntax which can be used to extract “core” data from NCANDS and AFCARS submissions and populate an Excel workbook.