State and Local Reports and Presentations

NCCPR has issued reports and other material on child welfare in several states as well as in Los Angeles, New York City, and Washington, D.C.  They are available in pdf format by clicking on the links below as well as by regular mail or e-mail as attached files:

Arizona:

2007: Perennial Panic and press release with summary of recommendations

2012: NEW: Analysis of recommendations from the latest “Task Force” studying Arizona child welfare

California:

2011:  NCCPR 2011 California Rate-of-Removal Index

2010: UPDATED, FEB. 2011:  Foster-care panic in Los Angeles

2009: Briefing material on Los Angeles County child welfare

Connecticut:

2010: Legacy of Failure

District of Columbia:

2009: Presentation for News Conference on D.C. Child Welfare

Florida:

SEE OUR FLORIDA REPORTS INDEX PAGE

Georgia:

2008: UPDATED Georgia Rate-of-Removal Index and press release

2007:Who Watches the Watchdog? and Georgia Rate-of-Removal Index.

Kansas:

2009: Analysis of Legislature’s Performance Audit Report on Kansas child welfare issues.

2007: Return of “The Cruelty” and press release about the report.

Kentucky:

2001: Misreading The Warning Signs

Maine:

2002: Safe at Home: An Action Agenda for Child Welfare in Maine.

2001: A Law Unto Itself

Michigan:

SEE OUR MICHIGAN REPORTS INDEX PAGE

Missouri:

2003: The Road Less Traveled By

Nebraska:

2012: Never Mind the Deck Chairs, Save the ship; full report and supporting materials.

2012 NEW: NCCPR Nebraska Rate-of-Removal Index, and press release about the findings.

Nevada:

2011: Presentation to Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Scholar Series, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

New York City:

2006 [DATA UPDATED 2012]: Don’t Turn Back: Reform Has Made New York’s

Children Safer

Ohio:

2010: HB 371: Ohio’s Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing Analysis of a bill that would overhaul Ohio’s definitions of child maltreatment.

2006:Second Chance(full Report), Ohio Rate-of-Removal Index only

Rhode Island:

2010: State of Denial; full report and supporting material.

Tennessee:

2001: A Matter of Principles

Texas:

2005: In Search of Middle Ground

2008: Update to statistics in the Texas report

Utah:

2011: Analysis of Legislative Auditor’s report on Utah DCFS.

2007: No Way to Treat an Angel and press release about the report

Virginia:

2008: Half Way Home and press release about the report