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PUBLICATIONS & GRANTS CHILD WELFARE CERTIFICATE STUDENT RESEARCH LAB

RESEARCH
See how we advance child welfare practice, policy and education through multi-disciplinary, community-engaged research.
TEACHING
Explore our CW Certificate and the foundation it provides for future practice, policy, and program interventions.
SERVICE
Learn about our partnerships within the community, current service projects, task force activities and student impact.

Welcome to the Child Welfare Institute

Our mission is to promote equitable, systemic child welfare practices that improve outcomes for children, families and communities. Our faculty provide educational experiences for students and advance research, service and professional development in the field of child welfare through a network of interprofessional and university-community partnerships.

Our mission is to promote equitable, systemic child welfare practices that improve outcomes for children, families and communities. Our faculty provide educational experiences for students and advance research, service and professional development in the field of child welfare through a network of interprofessional and university-community partnerships.

Questions? Please email mcolvin@fau.edu or view all institute contacts.

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FAQs

How do I learn more about the Child Welfare Certificate Program and how to enroll?

We’ve created a downloadable infographic that walks you through the program, step by step.

How can I support student scholarships or research efforts?

First, thank you. Your much-needed support will go farther than you can imagine. Whether in the form of student scholarships or fellowships, professorships, naming our certificate program or learning space, we appreciate your generosity. Please contact our Development Officer, Alyson Warner, to learn more: warnera@fau.edu

How do I get involved in child welfare research as a student?

Please visit our Student Research Lab for all the exciting details!

How do I contact you to learn more about the Child Welfare Institute?

Please view our team of Child Welfare Faculty, along with their contact information. We look forward to connecting with you!