State Kinship Advocacy Group Los Angeles Constituency Led by Kinship In Action Center & Level 1 SPA Councils Level 2 Los Angeles County Level 3 State Legislative Body Level 4 County Regions Level 2 Sacramento Level 3 Sacramento constituency Leadership to be determined Level 1 Alameda County Level 3 County Regions Level 2 Alameda Constituency Leadership to be determined Level 1 San Diego County Level 3 • Circles represent levels of leadership: • Level 1: Relative Caregiver • Constituency • Level 2: Regional or SPA • Leadership • Level 3: County Leadership • Level 4: State Leadership • ___ Established Counties • ----- Developing Counties County Regions Level 2 San Diego Constituency Led by Rose Kinship Resource Center & Focus on Kinship Level 1 Figure 1. Graphic representation underscoring levels of kinship constituency engagement..
Figure 2. ORIGINAL SOURCE State Kinship Advocacy Group Implementation to Achieve Milestones and Outcomes 2007-2008 Pilot Phase • Cross functional teams in Los Angeles and San Diego Counties • Identify areas of penetration within CPS systems • Kinship steering committees Development of kinship steering committees representing each SPA and region. = 2008-2009 Phase II • Convene countywide meetings with leaders and practitioners • Complete framework for countywide model • Expand model Kinship framework for countywide model established and launched in 2 new jurisdictions in California. = 2009-2010 Phase III • state model crafted • Breakthrough Series Creation of Best Practice Model to be considered for other states. =