Found 15 results for ""

 Year  Title
2003 

Federal Placement Assistance Funding for Delinquency Services

Patrick Griffin, Gregory Halemba

This publication guides Ohio juvenile courts in making changes in their handling of cases in order to comply with the mandates of the Federal Title IV-E Foster Care program.

2003 

Planning Interventions for Unruly and Truant Youth

Hunter Hurst IV

This issue of Ohio Bulletin summarizes requirements to develop strategic plans for a continuum of voluntary services to unruly and truant youth, offers examples from two counties, and describes programs of four Ohio juvenile courts that have addressed key aspects of the required service coordination plans. [MORELINK]

2003 

Families in Court for Child Protection and Domestic Violence

Hunter Hurst IV

This report discusses the coordination of efforts to combat child maltreatment and domestic violence, and a publication called Effective Intervention in Domestic Violence & Child Maltreatment Cases: Guidelines for Policy and Practice. It also describes the experience of Ohio communities that have implemented selected recommendations from the Guidelines.

2004 

Children's Advocacy Centers in Ohio: An Effective Multidisciplinary Approach to Investigating Child Abuse

Gene Siegel

This issue reviews Ohio's use of its child advocacy centers and inter-agency coordination in responding to and investigating reports of child abuse.

2005 

Effectively Intervening with Dual Jurisdiction Youth in Ohio

Gregory Halemba, Rachael Lord

This publication reports on a variety of activities jointly administered by the Supreme Court of Ohio and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services to improve both the interaction between child welfare and judicial systems, and on the effectiveness of intervention in cases involving families where judicial action is required.

2005 

The Effect of MEPA-IEP Legislation in Ohio

Rachael Lord

This report discusses adoptions in Ohio under the requirements of the federal law called the Multiethnic Placement Act of 1994.

2006 

Interstate Placements: Safeguarding Ohio's Children

Rachael Lord

This bulletin reviews the agreement among states on child welfare placement of children known as the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC); presents a former judge's opinions on the ICPC process; offers the history and a comparison of the 'old' and 'new' Compact provisions; lists provisions of recent federal and Ohio legislation on the issue; and shows graphical depictions of in-state and out-of-state placement data.

2006 

Summary of the Ohio Court Improvement Reassessment; Recommendations for Improvement; and Court Initiatives Making Progress (Winter 2006)

Rachael Lord

This edition of the Ohio Bulletin reprints the Executive Summary of the Ohio State Court Improvement Program Reassessment and its recommendations... In addition, there is a section highlighting the three Ohio Model Court Sites..., which provides some history and current program information about the jurisdictions participating in the Model Court Project. And finally, a selection of several Ohio courts have been highlighted for their innovative case management practices on their dependency dockets.

2006 

Making Progress: Improving Representation in Juvenile and Family Law

Rachael Lord

This report focuses on concerns in Ohio about attorney representation for children and families, particularly practice standards, compensation and support services for attorneys, training programs in juvenile and family law, and law school recruitment programs. Several model programs are highlighted. [MORELINK]

2007 

Alternative Response

Carla Carpenter

This publication focuses on alternative response child protection models, examines the national data on alternative response structures, and reviews Ohio's implementation of an alternative response model. Efforts in Minnesota and Missouri are also discussed. [MORELINK]

« Previous 1 2 Next »