NCCPR has issued reports and other material on child welfare in several states as well as in Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. We’ve also done a presentation on child welfare in the United Kingdom. They are available in pdf format by clicking on the links below.
2018: False Premises, False Promises (an analysis of proposed child welfare legislation)
2012: Analysis of recommendations from the latest “Task Force” studying Arizona child welfare
2007: Perennial Panic and press release with summary of recommendations
2016: NCCPR 2015 California Rate-of-Removal Index
2010: UPDATED, FEB. 2011: Foster-care panic in Los Angeles
2009: Briefing material on Los Angeles County child welfare
2017: The DCF Revenge Machine
2016: Update: Connecticut in Context
2010: Legacy of Failure
District of Columbia:
2009: Presentation for News Conference on D.C. Child Welfare
SEE OUR FLORIDA REPORTS INDEX PAGE
2008: UPDATED Georgia Rate-of-Removal Index and press release
2007: Who Watches the Watchdog? and Georgia Rate-of-Removal Index.
2009: Analysis of Legislature’s Performance Audit Report on Kansas child welfare issues
2007: Return of “The Cruelty” and press release about the report.
2001: Misreading The Warning Signs
2002: Safe at Home: An Action Agenda for Child Welfare in Maine.
2001: A Law Unto Itself
2021: Failing Job One: NCCPR’s analysis of the report of the state Mandated Reporter commission and Curbing The Cruelty NCCPR’s written testimony submitted to the commission.
SEE OUR MICHIGAN REPORTS INDEX PAGE
2018: UPDATED, 2023: The Outlier: How Minnesota’s take-the-child-and-run approach to child welfare makes all children less safe
2003: The Road Less Traveled By
2012: Never Mind the Deck Chairs, Save the Ship; full report and supporting materials.
2011: Presentation to Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Scholar Series, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
New York City:
2006, updated 2019: Don’t Turn Back: Reform Has Made New York’s Children Safer
2010: HB 371: Ohio’s Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing Analysis of a bill that would overhaul Ohio’s definitions of child maltreatment.
2006: Second Chance: A Blueprint for Real Reform in Butler County and the State of Ohio
2016: Remarks at forum on Philadelphia child welfare
2019: Written testimony for the Philadelphia City Council
2010: State of Denial; full report and supporting material.
2001: A Matter of Principles
2005: In Search of Middle Ground
2008: Update to statistics in the Texas report
2016: Unacceptable Risk (presentation on UK child welfare) and NCCPR United Kingdom Rate-of-Removal Index.
2011: Analysis of Legislative Auditor’s report on Utah DCFS.
2007: No Way to Treat an Angel and press release about the report
2008: Half Way Home and press release about the report