This report seeks to assist policymakers and practitioners in developing specialist positions that are tailored to the circumstances of their communities and states. The report offers observations about initial expectations for these positions and the evolution of the positions over time.
This publication is available as a digital download only. This
This resource from Promising Futures is intended to help child-serving programs reduce harm that may be caused by filing a child abuse report when domestic violence is a concern, while also paying close attention to the safety of children and adults. This resource offers information about questions to ask when considering making a report,
In 2006, specialists, advocates, CPS, and domestic violence program administrators, and representatives from national organizations convened for Exploring the Role of Specialized Positions in Child Welfare and Domestic Violence Collaborations (Specialized Positions Meeting). This document is a reflection of the discussions that occurred at that meeting and literature reviews that
This brochure is intended to help parents, families and advocates connect with children who have experienced violence and support their healing using 8 simple actions. Created by Promising Futures.
The PDF download link includes both the English and Spanish versions of the brochure.