Types and Levels of Partnerships
Child Welfare: The Challenges of Collaboration
Highlights several scenarios requiring interagency collaboration and also includes an evaluation of Project Confirm, a cross-agency effort to help foster children in juvenile detention.
A Closer Look, Interagency Collaboration
A newsletter by the National technical Assistance and Evaluation Center that focuses on interagency colalboration to improve child welfare outcomes.
Children's Bureau Express, Spotlight on Partnerships and Collaboration
This issue by the Children's Bureau Express focuses on partnerships and collaboration.
A collection of publications on Interagency Collaboration by the National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational Improvement.
Colorado Collaboration Logic Model Draft - 7/15/08
A logic model created by Colorado on Collaborative Management Program.
Performance-Based Contracting Issue Profile Draft
This paper profiles Performance-Based Contracting (PBC) and issues involved with using PBC in child welfare.
Review of Performance Based Contracting Models in Child Welfare
A report by Casey Family Programs on Performance Based Contracting Models in Child Welfare. Children, Youth, Biological Family, Kin Family, Resource Family, Foster Family, Adoptive Family
Family Organizations Promote Systems Change in Child Welfare
This issue from the Children's Bureau Express focuses on the partnership with families that promotes systems change in child welfare.
Policy Makers, Tribes, Regulatory Bodies, Legislatures, Federal Government, State Government, Local Government State Children's Cabinets and Councils: Getting Results for Children and Youth
This report by the Forum for Youth Investments details how State Children's cabits and Councils can be implemented and
used for positive results for children and youth.
Engaging Community Stakeholders and Building Community Partners
This report by the National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational Improvement focuses on engaging community stakeholders and building communtiy partnerships.
Public Human Services Programs (Medical, Mental Health, Food Stamps, Education, Schools, Juvenile Justice, TANF, Childcare, Develop ental Disabilities, Workforce Development, Vocational Rehabiliation), Substance Abuse Providers,
This website is devoted to providing information abou the mental health of children, youth and families.
This Bazelon Center Issue Brief focuses on using federal programs to support interagency systems of care for children with mental health care needs.
Integrating Systems of Care: Improving Quality of Care for the Most Vulnerable Children and Families This report from the Child Welfare League of America focuses on integrating systems of care.
Connecting to Improve Education for Children in Foster Care
This issue of the Children's Bureau Express focuses on partnering to improve education for children in foster care.
Partnering to Provide Housing for Children and Youth
This issue of the Children's Bureau Express focuses on partnering to provide housing for children and youth.
Improve Mental Health Outcomes for Abused and Neglected Infants
This issue of the Children's Bureau Express focuses on parnering to improve mental health outcomes for abused and neglected infants.
This guide was developed for more information on a systems of care infrastructure that would be beneficial for child welfare agencies.
School Reform: Linking Public Schools with Human Services This article focuses on linking schools and human services.
Blueprint for Change: Education Success for Children in Foster Care
This publication addresses the global issues that challenge the education success for children in out-of home care.
Improving Outcomes Together: Court and Child Welfare Collaboration
This paper explores the ways in which juvenile and family courts and child welfare agencies across the country are sharing data and information, and collaborating with one another outside the courtroom in order to improve outcomes for the children in their care.
National Child Welfare Resource Center on Legal and Judicial Issues
This website provides information about states' efforts to improve child welfare court systems.
Sharing Data Between the Court and Child Welfare Systems
This issue of the Children's Bureau Express focuses on sharing data between the court and child welfare systems.
NAPCWA - A Framework for Safety in Child Welfare (pp.37-40)
This document provides a framework designed to keep children safe and to provide families with the resources to strengthen their capacity to keep children safe and promote their well-being and is applicable across jurisdictions that the child welfare field can embrace and implement.
Law Enforcement, CASA, GALs, Law Guardians, Deputy Attorneys General, Foster Care Review Boards Center for Juvenile Justice Reform - Working Across Systems of Care
This web page provides resources on systems integration.
Engaging Community Stakeholders and Building Community Partnerships
This report by the National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational Improvement focuses on engaging community stakeholders and building community partnerships.
Non-profits, Vendors, Service Providers, Contractors, Private Providers
A Model for Public and Private Child Welfare Partnership, Collaboration for Change Part I
This publication by Annie E. Casey Foundation is a tool for guidance on forming new public/private relationships that achieve better outcomes for children who need foster care.
Community, Advocates, Local Foundations, National Organizations, Universities, Faith-based Organizations, National Associations, Service Organizations
Building Partnerships with Neighborhoods and Communities
This publication by Annie E. Casey Foundation is a tool for guidance on forming partnerships with neighborhoods and communities.
Agenda for Community Impact 2006, Long-Term Community Investment Strategy, United Way This publication by United Way defines Community Building and how it can be achieved.
Process for Continuous Improvement
xample of a Governance Agreement
This is an example MOU from Colorado on an agreement for multi-agency collaboration.