Child Welfare Information Gateway E-lert! August 2019
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Youth Voice: Strengthening Efforts to Listen to Families
Podcast: Tribal Courts and Child Welfare: Being Family-Centered
New & Updated Publications
Mandatory Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Maltreatment 2017: Summary of Findings
Long-Term Consequences of Child Abuse and Neglect
Did You Know?
Child fatalities due to child maltreatment disproportionately affect young children and most often are caused by one or both parents. One of the most promising approaches to curtailing child maltreatment fatalities are review teams, which can help communities accurately count, respond to, and prevent these and other preventable deaths. Learn more of the recent data and get prevention strategies for your community.
In this Month's CBX: Spotlight on Using Evidence-Based Practices
Information Gateway will be at the following upcoming conferences. Please stop by and see the team. Be sure to visit Information Gateway's conference calendar to view and/or submit upcoming events!
August 20–21, 2019: National Child Welfare Evaluation Summit, Washington, DC
August 26–28, 2019: 42nd National Child Welfare Law Conference, Anaheim, CA
September 5–6, 2019: Building Hope for Children Conference, Greenville, SC
September 12, 2019: Georgia Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, Atlanta, GA
September 19, 2019: Child Welfare Virtual Expo 2019
Updates From the Capacity Building Center for States
Our Becoming a Family-Focused System series is designed to help agency leaders and staff assess, build, and sustain positive organizational culture and climate change in the areas of collaborative service array development, family engagement, and continuity of relationships.
Explore the new resources in the series and stay tuned for more!
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