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Considerations for Tele-visit Sessions for Behavioral Health Family Centered Treatment® Practitioners

The areas of functioning of concern that previously have not worked well for the family or the difficult to handle behaviors of the child will become even more exacerbated in... (Read more)

Published May 22, 2020

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NFYI CORONAVIRUS RAPID RESPONSE

The coronavirus pandemic isn’t only a threat to our nation’s health. It’s having a devastating impact on many communities — especially vulnerable populations like youth in foster care, transition age... (Read more)

Published May 20, 2020

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Building Capacity for Disaster Preparedness at a Child Welfare Agency

The Capacity Building Center for States (the Center) helps agencies build capacity to improve child welfare practice and achieve safety, permanency, and well-being for children, youth, and families. When disasters... (Read more)

Published May 20, 2020

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Court-Focused Technology Platform Comparison Guide

As courts across the country adjust to the rapidly changing environment that COVID-19 has presented, the use of technology has become even more critical. The use of various modes of... (Read more)

Published May 20, 2020

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Statement Regarding Safe Courts and Access to Justice During COVID-19 from NCJFCJ

As the COVID-19 pandemic is changing the world, so is it changing the courts. Judicial officers, court staff, parties, subpoenaed witnesses, attorneys, and jurors must be healthy and safe in... (Read more)

Published May 14, 2020

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Recent additions to the Prevention Services Clearinghouse

The Prevention Services Clearinghouse is pleased to announce several additions to our working list of the next programs and services planned for systematic review. The following programs and services have... (Read more)

Published May 14, 2020

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COVID-19 Foster Parents and Kinship Caregivers

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic and anticipated economic downturn, foster and relative caregivers face a range of issues while providing critical supports for the more than 437,000 children and youth currently... (Read more)

Published May 13, 2020

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COVID-19 and Older Youth in the Child Welfare System

NCSL staff and child welfare experts expect many older youth in the child welfare system will experience disruptions in their lives due to social distancing measures necessary to slow the... (Read more)

Published May 13, 2020

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COVID-19 and Congregate Care Facilities

In response to the evolving COVID-19 crisis, some states have released guidance and directives to ensure children in congregate care placements remain safe and healthy. As always, NCSL recommend talking... (Read more)

Published May 13, 2020

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National Indian Child Welfare Association COVID-19 Resources

As we learn more about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and its immediate impacts, NICWA is developing greater awareness of the potential far-reaching impacts it may have on different populations, systems,... (Read more)

Published May 13, 2020