POC's Susan Barkan tailored a parenting program proven to improve communication in non-foster families for use in foster families.
May 12, 2014
HR 4980, a bipartisan bill, would require states to take steps to identify, prevent, and address sex trafficking of youth in foster care.
May 06, 2014
Listen to the stories of veteran parents who successfully reunified with their children.
Apr 29, 2014
Though the Data Portal, POC has been at the forefront of the effort to increase government transparency through data reporting.
Apr 22, 2014
So far, families involved with FAR have responded positively to the intervention. FAR is scheduled to roll out in phases during 2014.
Apr 14, 2014
Data shows that late night referrals are more likely to result in a substantiated allegation of child abuse or neglect.
Apr 09, 2014
Learn about how Washington prepared for FAR implementation and what we can expect next.
Mar 24, 2014
Washington made positive strides during the 2014 legislative session for vulnerable children and families.
Mar 23, 2014
POC strongly encourages the House to recognize the importance of a FAR evaluation by including funding for it in the budget.
Mar 10, 2014
Even with scientific evidence and years of experience, making decisions about child maltreatment cases can be very difficult.
Mar 06, 2014