Nebraska's Tool Kit for Systems Involved in the Education of Students in Out-of-Home Care

Tool A-6
Related Information/Links

Part Two: Child Welfare System
Section A. Nebraska's Child Welfare Court System

The following links lead to documents and websites containing information related to Nebraska's Child Welfare Court System. Click on the headlines below to open each list of related materials.

Documents

Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act - Summary
(Source: Casey Family Programs – April, 2009)
http://www.casey.org/Resources/Publications/pdf/FosteringConnectionsSummary.pdf

Guide for Foster Parents and Relative Caregivers: Understanding the Nebraska Juvenile Court Child Protection Process
(Source: Nebraska Court Improvement Project - 2007)
http://www.throughtheeyes.org/files/fosterandrealative.pdf

Guide for Parents: Walking Your Way through the Nebraska Juvenile Court Child Protection Process. (Source: Nebraska Court Improvement Project - 2007)
http://www.throughtheeyes.org/files/parent.pdf

Know Your Rights: A Guide for Youth in Nebraska's Foster Care System
(Source: Nebraska Court Improvement Project - 2008)
http://www.throughtheeyes.org/files/Know%20Your%20Rights.pdf

Nebraska Revised Statutes: Selected Provisions Pertaining to Child Welfare and Juvenile Justice
(Source: University of Nebraska – Lincoln's Center on Children, Families and the Law – 2009 Edition)
http://ccfl.unl.edu/publications/pdf/redbook-statutes.pdf

Nebraska Websites

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
http://www.nebraskachildren.org/

Nebraska County Attorneys Association
http://necaa.org/

Nebraska Court Improvement Project
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/courts/reform/cip.cfm

Nebraska State Foster Care Review Board
http://www.fcrb.nebraska.gov/

Nebraska Supreme Court
http://www.supremecourt.ne.gov/supreme-court/index.shtml

Nebraska Through the Eyes of the Child Initiative
http://www.throughtheeyes.org/

University of Nebraska - Lincoln's Center on Children, Families, and the Law
http://ccfl.unl.edu/

Voices for Children in Nebraska
http://voicesforchildren.com/

National Websites

American Bar Association – Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence
http://www.americanbar.org/groups/domestic_violence.html

American Bar Association's Legal Center for Foster Care and Education
http://www.abanet.org/child/education/

Casey Family Programs
http://www.casey.org/

National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families – Zero to Three
http://www.zerotothree.org/

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
http://www.missingkids.com

National Evaluation and Technical Assistance Center for Education of Children and Youth Who Are Neglected, Delinquent or At Risk
http://www.neglected-delinquent.org/nd/default.php

National Sex Offender Public Registry
http://www.nsopr.gov

United States Department of Education – Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) – National Center on Education, Disability and Juvenile Justice (EDJJ)
http://www.edjj.org/

United States Department of Justice - Violence Against Women Office
http://www.ovw.usdoj.gov

 

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