Remote Casework: For Child Welfare Stakeholders in the Time of COVID-19
This whitepaper provides evidence-informed guidance for child welfare stakeholders about the use of technology for remote and virtual casework during COVID-19. Best practices and tips are provided for agencies, workers, foster parents, parents/family members, foster youth and policy makers.
These are evidence-informed best practices only. They may not meet standards for an individual agency; local, state and federal regulations; and licensing bodies. Always consult with with appropriate authorities and stay up-to-date on research and protocols related to the use of technology in child welfare.