Our Staff and Project Sites
The first Safe Babies Court Teams began in 2005 and have been replicated over the years in several sites across the country. Currently ZERO TO THREE is working with Safe Babies Court Teams in Arkansas and Oklahoma.
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In 2014, the Quality Improvement Center for Research-Based Infant-Toddler Court Teams (QIC-CT), made up of ZERO TO THREE and three partner organizations (the Center for the Study of Social Policy, the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, and RTI, International), awarded six demonstration grants to states implementing the Safe Babies Court Team approach.
Lucy Hudson Safe Babies Court Teams Project Director
Betty Johnson Project Coordinator
Sarah Beilke Community Coordinator Tulsa, Oklahoma
Darneshia Bell Community Coordinator Pulaski County, AR
Judy Norris Technical Assistance Specialist Arkansas Safe Babies Court Teams
In 2014, ZERO TO THREE and its partner organizations received funding from the United States Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Children's Bureau, to operate the QIC-CT.
Safe Babies Court Teams place a high priority on supporting birth parents in what we hope is a healing journey toward reunification with their young children. To date we have worked with more than 1,…
Beginning in 2005, the Safe Babies Court Teams Project has hosted an annual meeting for judges, child welfare professionals, and other stakeholders to visit one of our Safe Babies Court Teams and dis…