ACF Family Room Blog: Co-Location – Kenosha County’s Strategy to Move Parents to Work

This blog post from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the fourth installment of the “Self-Sufficiency Series: Solutions from the Field” and highlights Children First SHARP (Supporting Parents, Holistic Case Management, Access to Employment, Reaching Goals, Positive Parenting), an evidence-based model for serving noncustodial parents; this is a collective, one-stop approach between Goodwill Industries, the Kenosha County Child Support Agency, and several other community partners. Services provided include assistance with job searches and resume building, work supports, and a weekly Children First Job Club that facilitates peer support and networking.
Record Type: 
Stakeholder Resource
Publication Date: 
May, 2018
Date: 
May 2018
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Family Strengthening
    • Fatherhood
  • Supportive Services
    • Child Support
  • Special Populations
    • Non-custodial Parents
  • TANF Program Administration
    • Case Management