Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Cultural and Linguistic Competency in the Child Welfare System: State Strategies

Authors/Editors

Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families (ACF) , U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: Children's Bureau Express

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Children's Bureau Express Online Digest v.10 n.8, October 2009, pages

Description of Resource

Because children of color continue to be overrepresented in child welfare systems, this article examines cultural and linguistic competency as an essential guiding principle to support the needs of families involved in child welfare systems.

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Availability

http://cbexpress.acf.hhs.gov/index.cfm?event=website.viewArticles&issueid=109§ionid=2&articleid=2705