OVC Research & Best Practice
OVC care involves a diverse range of components, from child protection to program evaluation to trauma competency, that are constantly evolving and requiring further education. These training modules, composed of webinars and curated resources, will unite knowledge with practice by translating research into actionable information that practitioners can implement immediately to improve care.
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Next Webinar | October 25, 2:00pm (Eastern)
The “OVC Standards Field Guide” webinar will highlight a new CAFO resource that gives organizations serving vulnerable children and families practical and easily accessible resources to ensure they operate in accordance with evidence-based practice.
With 24 principles nestled under 6 categories ranging from Child Development to Organizational Integrity, this tool is arranged as a self-assessment to identify strengths, as well as provide tools that can assist organizations in improving their areas for growth.
Ultimately, the “OVC Standards Field Guide” aims to help your ministry in promoting the development and wellbeing of the children, families, and communities impacted by your work.
Replicable Models for Transition to Family-Based Care
Empowering Caregivers: Practical Parenting Training (Adolescent Edition)
Empowering Caregivers: Practical Parenting Training (Babies & Young Children Edition
Protecting and Honoring Vulnerable Children in Media
Caring for Caregivers: A Critical Component of Improving Childhood Wellbeing
Basic Principles of Monitoring and Evaluation: Measuring Effectiveness
Optimizing Futures for Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
Developing Social Work Capacity in Low-Resource Environments
Strategies & Resources for Transition to Family-Based Care
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