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)
2010: UPDATED, FEB. 2011: Foster-care panic in Los Angeles
2017: The DCF Revenge Machine
2010: Legacy of Failure
District of Columbia:
SEE OUR FLORIDA REPORTS INDEX PAGE
2001: A Law Unto Itself
SEE OUR MICHIGAN REPORTS INDEX PAGE
2018: Minnesota Issue Brief #1: Child Welfare in Minnesota: Where the Task Force went wrong
2018: Minnesota Issue Brief #2: Child Welfare in Minnesota: How the state’s take-the-child-and-run approach hurts children
2012: Never Mind the Deck Chairs, Save the Ship; full report and supporting materials.
2012 NCCPR Nebraska Rate-of-Removal Index, and press release about the findings.
New York City:
2006, updated 2017: 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.
2001: A Matter of Principles
2008: Update to statistics in the Texas report