The Children and Family Research Center, located in Urbana, Illinois, is an independent research organization created jointly in 1996 at the School of Social Work by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. The goal of the Center is to identify research needs and support research that is policy and practice relevant and encourage and facilitate public child welfare research activities through collaborative relationships.
Conditions of Children in or at Risk of Foster Care in Illinois: 2014 Monitoring Report of the B.H. Consent Decree
This annual report provides information on the performance of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services with regard to the outcomes for children who are in or at risk of substitute care. This monitoring report, required as part of the…
The CFRC Newsletter for Februay 2016
In this issue: The Center’s latest monitoring report of the B.H. consent decree, an “Inside the CFRC” article on the Continuous Quality Imrovement conference, an update on our Wisconsin and Oregon evaluation projects, and more!
Video: Highlights from 2014 B.H. Consent Decree Monitoring Report
The CFRC has created a video highlighting some key areas of our latest monitoring report of the B.H. Consent Decree. You can view the video here, or download it via the link below.
CFRC Seeks Research Data Analyst
The Children and Family Research Center is seeking applications for a Research Data Analyst/SAS Programmer. The person who fills this position will work within a team environment on research projects and activities that fulfill the CFRC’s mission. …