Families Forward Washington
Our Families Forward WA Study and Program has been featured by MDRC’s “In Practice” blog. I want to congratulate Goodwill Industries of the Columbia for demonstrating virtual services and participant engagement adaptations in response to the pandemic. Please, as time allows, read the full article! See the link below.
“ Washington state’s Division of Child Support closed its offices in March 2020 in response to COVID-19, its employment program — Families Forward Washington — kept running with minimal interruption because the original design was based on working remotely. Its model may offer useful pointers for other service agencies for adapting to the pandemic.” Families Forward Was When Washington Faced the Pandemic and Didn’t Turn Back"