Using Data to Improve Outcomes for Children and Youth Impacted by Commercial Sexual Exploitation: Recommendations of the CSEC Action Team, Data and Outcomes Workgroup

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Final recommendations of the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) Action Team’s workgroup on Data and Outcomes to California Department of Social Services Child Welfare Digital Services. These recommendations will help to ensure the Department collects and captures complete, accurate, and reliable data related to the commercial sexual exploitation of children and youth in the state through updates to the current Child Welfare Services Case Management System (CWS/CMS) and development of the new California Automated Responses and Engagement System (CARES).