Lessons Learned From The National Quality Improvement Center For Adoption And Guardianship Support And Preservation.
Published: Fall 2019
, No. 4 , p. 7-9
North American Council on Adoptable Children (NACAC)
970 Raymond Avenue, Suite 106
St. Paul, MN 55114
This article explains the National Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation (QIC-AG) has been working with eight partner sites to implement evidence-based interventions or develop and test promising practices. It then shares recommendations from QIC-AG’s final Annual Lessons Learned to help those providing adoption and guardianship support services: be thoughtful about staffing, consider coaching needs, plan as far in advance as possible, market your services to families, and partner with experts.
child welfare agencies; adoption; guardianship; family support systems; post adoption services; evidence based practice