• July/August 2009
  • Vol. 10, No. 6

Strategies and Tools for Practice

Two new tools offer child welfare workers guidance in helping suicidal Tribal youth and provide information on States' promising practices in helping youth aging out of foster care.

  • Suicide Prevention Among Tribal Youth
    Studies show higher suicide rates and attempted suicides among Native American youth compared to the general population. To better prepare Tribal child welfare workers to prevent and respond to...

  • States' Strategies for Youth Aging Out of Care
    The National Association of Public Child Welfare Administrators (NAPCWA) now provides a snapshot on its website showing how different States use programs and resources around youth in foster care...