The Western and Pacific Child Welfare Implementation Center (WPIC) was one of five regionally based Implementation Centers established in 2008-2013 to provide in depth and long-term technical assistance and consultation to selected counties, States, and Tribes in ACF regions IX and X.

Our mission was to enhance the capacity of child welfare systems to achieve sustainable systems change that resulted in improved service delivery and safety, permanency, and well-being outcomes for children, youth, and their families.

Our Framework

WPIC developed a framework for systems change that included five key elements that were all essential to achieving meaningful, lasting systems transformation.

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