On October 1, 2019, the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) began implementing the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA), having submitted its five-year implementation plan to the federal Administration for Children and Families (ACF) on October 15, 2019. The plan includes the implementation evidence-based practice (EBP) prevention services designed to empower families at-risk of entering the child welfare system. The services include in-home, skills-based training for parents; mental health care, including family therapy; and substance use/abuse services. To prepare for FFPSA implementation in May 2019, the DHHS Division of Children and . . .