POC is working to develop Oliver, a new technology solution that will help child welfare social service providers better understand their collective impact and streamline time-consuming business processes.
May 29, 2015
POC's Director of Research, Dr. J. Mark Eddy, to receive the International Collaborative Prevention Research Award from the Society for Prevention Research.
May 21, 2015
SB 5486 will improve the Parents for Parents program, which engages families who have children in foster care and connects them to parents who have successfully gone through dependency and are prepared to offer support.
May 06, 2015
Data shows that the risk of foster teens and children running away is decreasing.
Apr 14, 2015
As state legislators debate the budget, they should keep in mind the 2011 decrease in TANF funding that is still hurting needy families today.
Mar 11, 2015
Read our first Annual Report on how children served by the child welfare system are faring in safety, permanency, well-being and education.
Feb 23, 2015
The McCleary decision and I-1351 will make it difficult to fund education requirements without cutting social services.
Feb 01, 2015
Strive is a low-cost, open-source program designed to help the parents of children in foster care.
Jan 07, 2015
It's been an eventful year for POC! Read highlights about our work in 2014.
Dec 18, 2014
Research is critical to evidence-informed social policies, but funding cuts are making it harder for researchers to ask important questions.
Dec 04, 2014