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Reviews each state’ s early childhood regulations and any other policies associated with these regulations.
Provides a list of websites containing information on specific evidence-based practices to prevent and/or treat mental and substance use disorders. The guide is organized by area including substance abuse prevention, substance abuse treatment, mental health treatment, and prevention of mental health disorders. 
Provides training, policy, and development services to help American Indian children grow up safe, healthy, and spiritually strong.  Offers free downloads of research and publications and many other resources for an additional fee or for members only.
Provides simple checklists to guide each agency in: (1) defining their data collection and sharing goals; (2) defining the population they will track; (3) assessing their current and desired information-sharing; and (4) assessing their current and desired data collection.
Provides system of care communities with information on developing sustainable school mental health programs. The series focuses on strategies to consider in working with community mental health agencies, both public and private, and provides options for consideration in building school mental health programs that serve children and youth with serious mental health needs.
Guides community planners, agency directors, and school administrators. The goal of this paper is to empower communities to consider initiating a C-U partnership as a mechanism for advancing school mental health programming. 
Houses a plethora of articles, publications, podcasts and other tools on topics like Cultural Competence, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning Youth, Permanent Connections, Positive Youth Development, Relationship Violence and Sexual Exploitation, Runaway and Homeless Youth, and Well-Being.
Provides guidance for educational administrators for the development of practical policies and procedures in the development of effective strategies to protect electronic information and the software and hardware used to manage it.
Guides schools, juvenile justice agencies, law enforcement, mental health providers, and other community organizations to work in partnership addressing issues such as healthy childhood development, substance abuse and violence prevention, and mental health promotion. 
Highlights the effort to recognize shared experiences in creating learning partnerships across stakeholders who work in the same landscape of practice. This blueprint builds on what partners have learned from their own experiences as participants, collaborators, and leaders with emphasis on relationships as a strategic investment.
Provides policy focused research, policy design, leadership development, technical assistance and training for government officials and community leaders. Includes an electronic resource center on immigrant integration issues, with a special focus on state and local policies and data.
Provides guidance to jurisdictions that want to improve their information and data sharing practices in the handling of juveniles and improve the outcomes for those youths.
Provides support to Local Health Departments' planning and preparedness activities by providing a filter, or guide, for the extensive array of existing resources, templates, PowerPoint presentations, memorandums of understanding and case studies in North Carolina. Resources in this online tool can be adapted for use by any state.
Provides an updated version of the definition and the accompanying values and principles, clarifies the intended use of the updated framework and philosophy, outlines challenges for research and evaluation, and suggests areas needing greater emphasis as we continue to address children’s mental health in the future.
Provides resources and tools for ensuring equity in schools for Latin American students.  Offers additional benefits to members.
Provides resources on e-learning activities that involve case examples from real-life information sharing scenarios. 
Highlights important research and information related to the study of children and youth in social work. Identifies resources on domestic violence and family issues.
Includes a comprehensive report that resents the findings from a study on effective strategies for expanding the system of care approach that was undertaken as part of the national evaluation of the federal Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program.
Provides information for youth serving agencies to improve their relationship between their organization, the youth, and the families with whom they work. Highlights best practices and strategies for engaging youth, developing and evaluating youth-adult partnerships,and building leadership opportunities for youth.
Examines and identifies ways to learn more about and heighten awareness of effective approaches that strengthen leadership for change and improvement in schools and districts.

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