Social Sciences and Childhood
2020. Vol. 1, no. 1, 27–33
ISSN: 2713-0584 (online)
Utilizing Strategic Management and Planning to Improve Child Welfare Outcomes
Keywords: child welfare, strategic management and planning
Journal rubric: Evidence-Based Approach in the Field of Childhood
Article type: scientific article
For citation: Sakhonchik C. Utilizing Strategic Management and Planning to Improve Child Welfare Outcomes [Elektronnyi resurs]. Sotsial’nye nauki i detstvo = Social Sciences and Childhood, 2020. Vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 27–33. DOI: 10.17759/ssc.2020010102.
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The child welfare system in the U.S. is complex. It includes not only public child welfare agencies (State, local and tribal), but also courts and the legal system, community and private service providers, foster and adoptive parents, many other stakeholders and, most importantly, the children and families served. Child welfare workers are called upon every day to make difficult decisions about the children and families they serve, and these ultimately could be life-or-death decisions.
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