Family Finding for Children and Families New to Out-of-Home Care: A Rigorous Evaluation of Family Finding in San Francisco

Research BriefChild WelfareJul 1 2013

The rich information gathered from this evaluation has laid the foundation for the Family Finding evidence base. This evaluation of a family finding program in San Francisco represents a significant step in beginning a conversation based on evidence, to help further examine the conditions in which Family Finding is and is not effective. Along with other evaluations currently being implemented, this evaluation makes an important contribution to the overall knowledge base focused on improved family engagement within child welfare practices, programs, and policies.