Cultural and Linguistic Competency in the Child Welfare System: State Strategies
Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families (ACF) , U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Washington, DC: Children's Bureau Express
Children's Bureau Express Online Digest v.10 n.8, October 2009, pages
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.