Understanding how diverting children from formal foster care impacts their caregivers

Project Title
The Alliance for Children's Rights
Amount
$90,000
Category
Improving Human Service Systems
Year
2018
Location
Los Angeles, CA

To better understand how diverting children who cannot remain safely in the home of a parent impacts the relatives who care for them without system involvement; develop strategies to prevent inappropriate diversion and more fully support those families that choose diversion; and educate key decision makers on the impact of diversion to create systemic long-term improvements.