Secretaries' Innovation Group

Washington, DC Child Welfare Meeting July 2023

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What are the characteristics of state programs most effective at moving children to permanency?

     How Long Do States Let Children in Foster Care Wait for Permanent Families? Timely Permanency Report Cards: July 2023

       Naomi Schaefer Riley, Senior Fellow, AEI

Minnesota Safe Passage for Children

Safe Passage for Children of Minnesota: Child Fatalities Report
       Rich Gehrman, Founder and Executive Director, Safe Passage for Children of Minnesota

Foster Care Aging Out

     Wisconsin PROMISE: Building Lessons Learned into Wisconsin Workforce Programs and Partnerships
      Ellie Hartman, Workforce Data Integration System Chief Evaluation Officer, Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development

How Missouri side-tracked a certain ticking time bomb in child welfare. 

     Knowing Where to Focus

      Kristen Cox, Founder & CEO, Epiphany Associates / Jonathan Coneby, Director of Client Engagement, Epiphany Associates

No room for child advocates: Why I was kicked off DC’s Child Fatality Review Committee fare?

No Room for Child Advocates: Why I was Kicked off of DC’s Child Fatality Review Committee
      Marie Cohen, Child Welfare Monitor