This overview describes the negative impacts of group and institutional settings and posits strategies for eliminating their overuse.
Questions from the field
Learn how New York City leveraged Family Enrichment Centers and Community Partnerships to support families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Explore how family success centers in Washington D.C. neighborhoods work with community partners to provide upstream support to families.
Learn about the three main sources of funding that are used to support parent partner programs.
Explore how various parent partner programs recruit, train, and support the parents who serve as peer mentors to other parents.
This learning exchange explores the “seven levers” that are key to ending the need for group placements in child welfare.
Learn how the Nurse-Family Partnership home visiting program can generate positive outcomes as it offers support to new mothers.
Learn from a participatory qualitative research report about the impacts of institutional placement on youth who experienced them.
Learn how the COVID-19 pandemic leveraged new ways of engaging virtually to support children and families.
Discover how spouses of governors bring attention to the importance of improving child and family well-being in their states.