The Children and Family Research Center, located in Urbana, Illinois, is an independent research organization created jointly in 1996 at the School of Social Work by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. The goal of the Center is to identify research needs and support research that is policy and practice relevant and encourage and facilitate public child welfare research activities through collaborative relationships.Join eNewsletter List
The CFRC Newsletter for February 2019
In this issue: An interview about the annual Continuous Quality Improvement conference, project updates, new faces at the Center, and more!
Assessing an Innovative Method for Training Child Protection Investigators
The investigator survey results in the second year evaluation of the Child Protection Training Academy’s Simulation Program were presented on January 20th, 2019 at the Society for Social Work and…
The CFRC Newsletter for November 2018
In this issue: An “Inside CFRC” about our new and improved online Data Center, the recently-completed B.H. Report, project updates, what we've been reading and more!