Performance-Based Child Welfare System
The development and implementation of a performance-based child welfare system will promote a consistent emphasis on outcomes that improve the systematic response to children and families and ultimately enhance the quality of services from private and public sector organizations.
Child Welfare Partnership Council
Child Welfare Partnership Council was established to guide the design, development, and implementation process of Michigan’s performance-based child welfare system.
Kent County Performance-Based Funding Pilot
The Kent County Performance Based Funding pilot fits into a set of state strategies, commonly referred to as the Strengthening Our Focus on Children and Families approach. A key component of the Kent County Pilot will create a system that takes a balanced and equitable approach in which the private and public sector agencies and tribes may be successful. Ultimately, producing better outcomes for children and families.