Permanency Innovations Initiative

Project: Research project

Description

The purpose of this award is to support the implementation and evaluation of the Illinois Permanency Innovations Initiative, an effort to promote shorter time until permanency for youth at greatest risk for long foster care stays. The goal of PII is to promote permanency by maintaining, strengthening and safeguarding the functioning of families to (1) prevent substitute care placement (2) promote family reunification, (3) stabilize foster care placements, (4) facilitate youth development, and (5) ensure the safety, permanency and wellbeing of children.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date7/1/156/30/16

Funding

  • Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (0461569096)
  • Administration for Children and Families (0461569096)

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innovation
reunification
evaluation
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