• December 2021/January 2022
  • Vol. 22, No. 11

Child Welfare Research

In this section, we highlight recent studies, literature reviews, and other research on child welfare topics.

  • Issue Brief Proposes Policy Changes to Address Needs of Homeless and Foster Youth
    An issue brief from Ithaka S+R, Homeless and Foster Youth, Racial Inequity, and Policy Shifts for Systemic Change, highlights the racial disparities inherent in foster care and homelessness and...

  • Collaborative Interventions Between the Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice Systems to Better Serve Dual-System Youth
    A recent article in the National Institute of Justice Journal explores the distinctive needs of youth who experience both the child welfare and juvenile justice systems—also known as dual-system...