C5:Breaking the Silos: Home-Based and Foster Care Services
How can foster care and home-based services agency staff increase collaboration to improve outcomes for children and youth? This interactive workshop will explore how agency leadership and front-line staff can break down service silos.
- Better understanding roles of home-based and licensed child placing agencies.
- Ideas for increasing collaboration between agency heads and front-line staff to improve outcomes.
- Increasing collaboration to increase communication and partnership between a child or youth's parents and their foster/kinship parents.
Nancy Hughes, LCSW, ACSW and Home-Based Workgroup Member
Julie Stewart, LCSW, CSAYC and Foster Care Workgroup Chair