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What’s Standing in the Way of Evidence-Based Programs?

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Evidence-based programs could play a real game-changing role for child and family programs if the dissemination of such programs reached a larger segment of the population. A new report examines the lack of dissemination and offers recommendations.

Posted November 15, 2017

Federal Grant Gives Evidence2Success Efforts in Utah a Boost

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The Kearns Community Coalition, which is implementing the Casey Foundation's Evidence2Success framework in Salt Lake County, Utah, has received a major boost: a five-year, $625,000 grant  from the Office of National Drug Control to curb alcohol and e-cigarette use among teens.

Posted November 6, 2017

Expanding Employment Opportunities for Returning Citizens in Atlanta

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Georgia's returning citizens — individuals who are returning to their families and the community after incarceration — are experiencing a smoother transition thanks to an organization called Georgia Justice Project, which is working to minimize the effects of a criminal record and help the formerly incarcerated regain their financial footing.

Posted October 16, 2017

Creating Trauma-Sensitive Communities

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A new webinar explored how organizations that are pursuing a two-generation approach can begin to address trauma with the children and parents they serve.  

Posted October 16, 2017

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Building Baltimore's Next Economy

Greater Baltimore has significant assets on which to build a more opportunity-rich next economy, but they aren’t being fully exploited. What can be done?