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Message ID: 8508
Date: 2010-07-06

Author:Michael Heard

Subject:Support programs facilitated by birth parents

Hello, I am in interested in locating any available research concerning parent programs facilitated by birth parents (referred to as “Veteran Parents” in Washington state) that have successfully navigated the public child welfare system. Such programs could include parent support programs, parent advocacy programs, “Dependency 101,” or peer mentoring. Particularly, I am interested in any empirical information that suggests such programs have or do not have impact on service engagement, reunification, length of stay or re-entry into care. Any help would be appreciated. Regards, Michael Michael Heard, MSW Social Services Manager Washington State Office of Public Defense 711 S. Capitol Way Ste 106 Olympia, WA 98504-0957 (360) 586-3164 ex. 111 (800) 414-6064 ex. 111 (360) 586-8165 fax michael.heard@opd.wa.gov www.opd.wa.gov

Hello, I am in interested in locating any available research concerning parent programs facilitated by birth parents (referred to as “Veteran Parents” in Washington state) that have successfully navigated the public child welfare system. Such programs could include parent support programs, parent advocacy programs, “Dependency 101,” or peer mentoring. Particularly, I am interested in any empirical information that suggests such programs have or do not have impact on service engagement, reunification, length of stay or re-entry into care. Any help would be appreciated. Regards, Michael Michael Heard, MSW Social Services Manager Washington State Office of Public Defense 711 S. Capitol Way Ste 106 Olympia, WA 98504-0957 (360) 586-3164 ex. 111 (800) 414-6064 ex. 111 (360) 586-8165 fax michael.heardopd.wa.gov www.opd.wa.gov