The Role of Child Welfare Agencies in Improving Housing Stability for Families

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Solutions Brief | September 11, 2013

Files: The Role of Child Welfare Agencies in Improving Housing Stability for Families (PDF | 505 KB | 10 pages)

This brief is intended for child welfare agencies that are responding to the housing needs of families involved in the child welfare system. It examines the research that documents the link between inadequate housing and child welfare involvement and highlights some of the innovative practices child welfare agencies have developed to respond to the housing needs of families in their care. Finally, it provides early lessons gleaned from some of these practices.