The Cutler Institute Children, Youth and Families Program advances the well-being of children and families by improving the public and private systems that serve them. We work to include the voices of children, youth and families, and to engage community. Our approach empowers and strengthens the clients we serve. We have earned a national reputation for excellence in research, policy development, program evaluation, training, and technical assistance.
Areas of focus:
- Child Welfare
- Early Childhood Care and Education
- Youth and Community Engagement
- Workforce Development
- System Change Design and Implementation
Our Program professionals have assisted national, state, and local governments, tribal nations, non-profit organizations, courts and community stakeholders to develop and implement sustainable policies, programs and systemic reforms that improve outcomes for children, youth and families.