Children’s Bureau Webinar: Child Maltreatment 2011 – Key Findings and Expanded Discussion
The Child Maltreatment report series presents national data about child abuse and neglect known to child protective services agencies in the United States.
Striding Toward Stable Education Experiences in Foster Care
The Fostering Connections Act (P.L. 110-351) is a comprehensive law aimed at improving life for youth in care and promoting permanent family connections. Among other important provisions, the Act requires child welfare agencies to create “a plan for ensuring the educational stability of the child while in foster care.” In the next scheduled Open Webinar, we invite you to participate in the discussion about educational stability for foster children.
Protecting Your Tweeps: Using Social Media in Child Welfare Organizations
Does your Child Welfare agency or court use social media for outreach? Finding families? Building community? In using the different tools such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and now Pinterest, what are the chief concerns for safety of workers, children, and families?
Children’s Bureau Webinar: “Advancing Technologies, Changing Populations and the Future of Child Welfare”
The webinar will explore social changes, child welfare trends and technologies, and their projected impact on the future of services and practices for families and the child welfare workforce.
Children’s Bureau Webinar: Racial Disproportionality and Poverty in Child Welfare
The webinar will explore the relationships among racial disproportionality, poverty and other factors in child welfare.
Assessing and Improving Organizational Culture and Climate (NRCOI)
Research has pointed to the link between organizational culture and climate and the ability of organizations to implement evidence based practices and improve outcomes. Come and learn about why it is important to assess and improve organizational culture and climate
Children’s Well-Being Outcome Measures for Courts (NRC LJI)
This 90-minute interactive webcast will discuss newly-released court measures of well-being outcomes for children and youth in foster care.
April 12: Upcoming Webinar
February 23: Upcoming Webinar
Please join us for this webinar titled “Seeking Voices of People: Child Welfare Survey Design and Implementation”. This is a session for program managers and data managers,
SSWR 16th Annual Conference: Washington DC
The Society for Social Work and Research’s 16th Annual Conference will be held on January 11-15, 2012 in Washington, DC. The theme is “Research That Makes A Difference: Advancing Practice and Shaping Public Policy.”