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Knowledge Center

At CII, we’re constantly working to keep children safe, families strong, and communities healthy. Much of our expertise comes about through research, inquiry and direct service, which we then share with the larger child welfare community through articles, interviews and other resources. We hope you’ll find the ideas and perspectives presented here useful. And we hope you’ll contact us with your questions and comments.


Home Visitation: Does It Work?

Leaders debate the effectiveness of home visiting programs.

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The Realities of Kinship Care

Background and perspectives on kinship care.

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Understanding Kids Who Kill

Experts examine the roots of youth violence.

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