Resources for Managers of Family Support and Preservation Services
This section offers numerous tools for managers and administrators of family support and preservation services. Resources address engaging families, providing culturally competent services, and evaluating services. They also provide information on evidence-based practice, funding, and training on family support and preservation.
- Engaging families in services
- Cultural competence
- Evidence-based practice
National Resource Center for In-Home Services
Provides training and technical assistance to States and Tribes to ensure the safety and well-being of children and youth in their homes; prevent their initial placement or reentry into foster care; and preserve, support, and stabilize their families.
FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention
Offers training and technical assistance to federally-funded community-based child abuse prevention programs as well as information to the public on child abuse prevention and family support strategies.
National Resource Center for Permanency and Family Connections
Provides training, technical assistance, and information services to State, local, and Tribal child welfare agencies on safety-focused, family-centered, and community-based approaches to meet the needs of children, youth, and families.