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QPI Documents

   

Resources for Foster Parents/Caregivers

Understanding the Child Welfare System

Acronyms commonly used in child welfare

Birth Parents with Trauma Histories and the Child Welfare System - A Guide for Foster Parents (NCTSN, 2011)

Understanding Child Welfare and the Courts (CWIG 2011)


 
Advocating for Children and Youth

Family Guide to Systems of Care for Children with Mental Health Needs (SAMHSA)

Helping Children in Foster Care Transition to Child Care Services

Parenting a Child Who Has Been Sexually Abused: A Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents


 
Additional Resources

New! Nevada Revised Statutes: Chapter 424 - Foster Homes for Children


New! Nevada Administrative Code: Chapter 424 - Foster Homes for Children


Adoption Nutrition - Starter Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents (SpoonFoundation, 2012)

Celebrating the Holidays with Children You Foster

Child Welfare Staff & Foster Parents: A Team Approach

Foster Parents Considering Adoption (CWIG, 2012)

Grief and Loss Coping Strategies for Foster Parents (Washington State Department of Social & Health Services)

Helping Young People in Foster Care Through the Holidays (FosterClub)

Helping Your Foster Child Transition to Your Adopted Child (CWIG, 2012)

Helping Youth Avoid Teen Pregnancy

Helping Youth Transition to Adulthood - Guidance for Foster Parents (CWIG, 2013)

It's Your Responsibility to Talk to Youth Pregnancy Prevention for Youth in Foster Care: A Tool for Caregivers and Providers

Keeping Children Safer While in Care

Making Visits Better: The Perspectives of Parents, Foster Parents and Child Welfare Workers

New! Parenting a Child Who Has Been Sexually Abused: A Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents

New! Parenting a Child Who Has Experienced Abuse or Neglect

New! Parenting a Child Who Has Experienced Trauma

Parenting After Trauma - Understanding Your Child's Needs - Guide for Foster and Adoptive Parents (AAP, 2013)

Putting the Pieces of Family Visits Together - Foster Parent Guide (CASCW)

Self Care for Foster Families During the Holidays

Supporting LGBTQ Youth - Guide for FP (CWIG 2013)

The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 (USDA Jan'11 memo)

National Foster Parent Association


Resources for Agency Staff

For QPI Training Coordinators

Child Welfare Staff and Foster Parent Training - Group Approach (powerpoint slides)

Blank Just in Time Training PowerPoint Template

 
 
Interventions
Enhancing Visitation (ABC-V)
ABC-V Introductory Materials
   
Recruitment Tools
"We Need You" Pass Along Cards
   
   

Resources for Everyone

From the Nevada Division of Child & Family Services

 
Miscellaneous...

Building Successful Resource Families - A Guide for Public Agencies (AECF, 2012)

Appendices for Building Successful Resource Families (AECF, 2012)