What's New

The Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA)

Many questions have arisen regarding the recently passed Family First Prevention Services Act and how the CEBC is connected to it. The CEBC has created the Comparison of the CEBC Scientific Rating Criteria with the FFPSA Evidence resource to address questions.

CEBC Training and Technical Assistance

The CEBC provides California-based agencies with free individualized support on using the CEBC program registry and implementation materials to best meet their needs. Download the new Training and Technical Assistance flyer for more information.

Most Recently Added Programs

Most Recently Added Implementation Resources:

A Guide for Residential & Foster Family Agencies - October 2018
This downloadable one-page info guide to the CEBC is for residential care and foster family providers. It includes direct links to information on the CEBC that they will find the most helpful. Click here to access the guide.

Trauma-Informed Care in Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Programs and Foster Family Agencies - June 2018
This two-page resource lists trauma-informed care (TIC) programs relevant to residential service providers and highlights evidence-informed strategies for selecting and implementing TIC models in residential settings. Click here to access the guide.

Tips for Implementation Teams - May 2018
This three-page resource highlights some important considerations for forming an implementation team, including team membership, leadership involvement, team competencies, and currently available implementation team models. Click here to access the guide.

Changes to the CEBC Website

As of September 17, 2018, the following changes have been made to the CEBC website in order to simplify and streamline information & content:

  • Program descriptions go directly to a detailed version.
  • The right-hand side navigation bar in the program page has been removed.
  • The Home section on the top navigation bar has a new Resources tab, which includes:
    • CEBC Tools & Handouts
    • Cultural Resources
    • Measurement Tools
    • Publications
    • Technical Assistance
    • Webinars
    • FAQs
    • Glossary
  • Measurement Tools for Child Welfare is accessed through the Resources page and is also included as a Topic Area.

Most Recently Added Recorded Webinars

Improving Outcomes for Crossover Youth: Spreading Lessons Learned from Implementation of the Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) - August 2018
In this webinar, Macon Stewart, MSW, from Georgetown University McCourt School of Public Policy Center for Juvenile Justice Reform and representatives from two Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) implementation jurisdictions (Marin County, Florida, and San Diego, California) provide an overview of the Crossover Youth Practice Model (CYPM) developed by Georgetown University’s Center for Juvenile Justice Reform as a system reform model to impact those youth involved in both child welfare and juvenile justice. Presenters provide information concerning the characteristics of this population, the pathways they follow into their involvement with both the child welfare and juvenile justice systems, and the implications of their experiences for systemic change. The webinar also presents examples from communities in California and Florida that addressed the needs of this population through a variety of mechanisms including implementation of the CYPM. Please access our CEBC-Sponsored Webinars page for more information and to view the webinar.

Most Recently Added Topic Areas

In June 2018, the CEBC loaded a new topic area, Alternatives to Long-Term Residential Care Programs, which includes programs that were already on the CEBC, one new program listed in the section below, and additional new programs which will be added to it in the coming months. Programs added to the topic area can be found here as well as the topic area definition. Also, in June, the CEBC loaded a revised and expanded topic area, Visitation Programs. Programs added to the topic area can be found here as well as the topic area definition. In May 2018, the CEBC loaded a revised and expanded topic area, Resource Parent Programs. Programs added to the topic area can be found here as well as the topic area definition.

Page last updated on 3/5/2019.