Evaluation

Evaluation

Many studies have been conducted by Nebraska CIP on child welfare court process and activities related to the court process.  A selection of studies are published here:

The Nebraska Court Improvement Project and DHHS partnered together to access In Depth Technical Assistance (IDTA) from the National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) regarding substance abuse in child welfare cases.  One of the projects completed unde...
Over the past decade, there has been growing support and interest across the country for giving children a voice in their court proceedings. In Nebraska, Project Everlast emphasizes "nothing about me without me", a philosophy which includes having the youth involved in the c...
in 2008, the Nebraska Court Improvement Project conducted an informal study of the impact of initial Pre-Hearing Conferences (PHCs) on case progression timelines.  The purpose of the study was to determine if the use of PHCs reduces the time to adjudication, disposition...