Culture Counts: Engaging Black and Latino Parents of Young Children in Family Support Programs
Moodie & Ramos (2014)
Identifies strategies for engaging Black and Latino families in child development programs.
Developing Culturally Responsive Approaches to Serving Diverse Populations: A Resource Guide for Community-Based Organizations (PDF - 5,663 KB)
López, Hofer, Bumgarner, & Taylor (2017)
National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families
Explains the process of identifying and implementing culturally competent interventions for diverse communities.
Enhancing Cultural Competence in Social Service Agencies: A Promising Approach to Serving Diverse Children and Families (PDF - 803 KB)
Calzada & Suarez-Balcazar (2014)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation
Describes cultural competence and provides service providers and administrators with concrete strategies for the ongoing self-reflection and development that is key to strengthening cultural competence in social services.
Family Support and Cultural Competence (PDF - 583 KB)
In A Resource Guide for Early Hearing Detection & Intervention
Explains the incorporation of culturally competent services into each level of family support services. Though this resource discusses cultural competence among early hearing detection and intervention systems, its lessons can be applied more broadly to child welfare.
Provider Cultural Competency, Client Satisfaction, and Engagement in Home-Based Programs to Treat Child Abuse and Neglect
Damashek, Bard, & Hecht (2012)
Child Maltreatment, 17(1)
Discusses the relationship between culturally competent service provision and goal attainment for families involved in the child welfare system.