• Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting and Staging Video 2
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    Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting and Staging Video 2

    NARRATOR: Thanks for joining us today. Welcome to the Center for States video series on the essential functions for intervention testing, piloting, and staging. This series is produced by The Capacity Building Center for States and funded by The Children’s Bureau. The Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging brief is intended to help child welfare agency leaders, managers, and stakeholders take a structured approach to plan for and execute the rollout of a new program or intervention. It does this by providing step-by-step guidance to conduct usability testing where needed, determine the need for piloting a new program or intervention and guidance to complete it, and finally, guidance on planning for…

  • Ripple Effect – Early Intervention
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    Ripple Effect – Early Intervention

    For me early intervention is about childhood trauma – intervening at an early age The likelihood if trauma isn’t dealt with the likelihood is they end up in the criminal justice system or they end up with addiction issues So it’s about trying to find a way to help that individual My dad died when I was young So I didn’t have really anybody controlling us So I kind of went off the rails when I was just a wee boy So I’ve started coming to things like this trying to change my life and everything instead of just in and out of prison all the time I don’t think…

  • Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging Video 4
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    Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging Video 4

    NARRATOR: Thanks for joining us today. Welcome to the Center for States video series on the essential functions for intervention testing, piloting, and staging. This series is produced by The Capacity Building Center for States and funded by The Children’s Bureau. The Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging brief is intended to help child welfare agency leaders, managers, and stakeholders take a structured approach to plan for and execute the rollout of a new program or intervention. It does this by providing step-by-step guidance to conduct usability testing where needed, determine the need for piloting a new program or intervention and guidance to complete it, and finally, guidance on planning for…

  • Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging Video 3
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    Change and Implementation in Practice: Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging Video 3

    NARRATOR: Thanks for joining us today. Welcome to the Center for States video series on the essential functions for intervention testing, piloting and staging. This series is produced by The Capacity Building Center for States and funded by The Children’s Bureau. The Intervention Testing, Piloting, and Staging brief is intended to help child welfare agency leaders, managers, and stakeholders take a structured approach to plan for and execute the rollout of a new program or intervention. It does this by providing step-by-step guidance to conduct usability testing where needed, determine the need for piloting a new program or intervention and guidance to complete it, and finally, guidance on planning for…

  • Legislative reform: Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979
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    Legislative reform: Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979

    The biggest changes to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act in forty years come into effect as of the first of March 2018. We heard that you want the planning system to be simple and easy to navigate with more accountability and community participation. We’re planning for growing NSW with more than two million new residents forecast over the next twenty years. We want all residents, young and old to know that their voices are being heard and their opinions are shaping the future of where they live. Getting local communities involved is important because the best people to help plan for an area are the ones who live there.…

  • Central Ave Connector Trail – Phase 1 Overview
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    Central Ave Connector Trail – Phase 1 Overview

    to give you some overview in terms of the trail project the central avenue blue line corridor Metro stations are really the impetus in terms of how we’re moving transit-oriented development and development of the central avenue blueline corridor trail what we want to see and to make sure is that we provide a safe hated for residents to have access to our Metrorail stations as a part of not necessarily a recreation trail but a pedestrian chill and what we are calling an urban trail for the corridor phase one is the radisson plaza de to peppermill drive segment of the trail so it’s just under 1 mile of…