Resources on this page include a variety of briefs and other publications by the CICW.

Case Examples

Explore examples of child welfare and immigration cases from professionals in these fields.

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CICW/MCWNN has held multiple national conferences focusing on the intersection of immigration and child welfare. Learn more by exploring conference programs, reports, and individual presentations.

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Fact Sheets

Browse fact sheets with information on best practices related to immigration and child welfare as well as best responses to current policy.

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Policy Briefs & Analyses

These CICW authored policy briefs and analyses provide information on the legal environments and policy landscapes impacting the immigration and child welfare systems.

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These presentations from CICW partners and experts in the fields of immigration and child welfare provide information on practice, policy, and research related to various facets of immigration and child welfare.

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Protecting Children Journals

In 2006 and 2007, CICW, in collaboration with the American Humane Association, published two seminal volumes on the emerging issues associated with immigrant children and families and their involvement in the public child welfare system. These issues were published as part of American Humane’s quarterly journal for child welfare professionals, Protecting Children.

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Research Briefs

These CICW authored research briefs summarize recent research by CICW partners at the intersection of immigration and child welfare.

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Toolkits, Handbooks, Guides & Books

These toolkits were developed by the Center on Immigration and Child Welfare to assist child welfare agencies, immigration advocates, and other agency stakeholders in providing necessary services for immigrant children and families in the child welfare system.

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