Child Welfare Evidence-Based Practice Registries
The following evidence-based practice registries list rated child welfare programs and practices.
Registries rate evidence-based practices according to their own criteria. Child Welfare Information Gateway and the Children's Bureau do not endorse individual registries or the programs they include; the links are provided only as a resource.
California Evidence-Based Clearinghouse for Child Welfare
Identifies and disseminates information on evidence-based child welfare practices. Provides guidance on evidence-based practices as a method of achieving improved outcomes of safety, permanency, and well-being for children and families to statewide agencies, counties, public and private organizations, and individuals.
Evidence-Based Practice Tool
Results Oriented Management in Child Welfare, University of Kansas School of Social Welfare (2002) Provides summaries of child welfare research evidence associated with the six major Child and Family Services Review outcome measures. Studies demonstrate either a high or medium level of evidence. Ratings are based on a system developed by the Child Welfare League of America.
Children and Family Research Center, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Presents a searchable database of publications that share findings from the center's various research projects. Users may filter by more than 10 topics and 10 publication types, including bibliographies and literature reviews of best practices.