The Idaho Child Welfare Research & Training Center is the physical center that supports Idaho children and families through partnering work between Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (IDHW) and the Division of Family and Community Services (FACS) and Eastern Washington University (EWU); and Eastern Washington children and families through partnering work between Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) and Eastern Washington University (EWU).
ICWRTC engages with children, families, and communities to obtain positive outcomes by:
through innovative programs and relationship building with state welfare agencies and community partners.
To foster* healthy families and healthy communities!
To fulfill our vision we will:
*Fos-ter(fos'ster): v. 1) To bring up; nurture 2) To cultivate and encourage - adj. 3) Giving or receiving parental care through not related by blood or legal ties