State Strategies to Improve Outcomes for Infants with Prenatal Substance Exposure, their Caregivers, and Families

The National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) is pleased to announce the availability of
Substance Exposed Infants: A Report on Progress in Practice and Policy Development in States Participating in A Program of In-Depth Technical Assistance, September 2014-September 1016

This Executive Summary highlights the state strategies, and progress made to strengthen collaboration and linkages among multiple systems and stakeholders to improve outcomes for infants with prenatal substance exposure, their caregivers, and families from five participating states: Connecticut, Kentucky, Minnesota (with a focus on tribal communities), New Jersey, and Virginia.

For questions about this resource or about our technical assistance, please contact the NCSACW at, or 1-866-493-2758.