Improving Foster Care Licensing Standards Around the United States

This summary of the findings was compiled by Heidi Redlich Epstein, JD, PhD, ABA Center for Children and the Law and Ana Beltran, JD, Generations United on licensing standards and their impact on licensing relatives done as part of a collaborative effort funded by Annie E Casey Foundation. All research findings for each individual state will be included in the database found at www.grandfamilies.org soon.  Published March 2012.