Early Childhood Systems Building Resource Guide

Building Family Capacity For Family Involvement in Child Welfare

This brief describes steps and strategies that child welfare agencies can use to engage and support family members and build their capacity for meaningful family involvement. In the evaluation of the Systems of Care initiative, one guiding principle—child, youth, and family involvement—was found to have an especially transformative effect on child welfare agencies.

Source Type: 
Other Federal Resource
Resource Type: 
Information Product
Publication Date: 
January, 2011
Organization: 
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services