- July 2007
- Vol. 8, No. 6
New! On the Children's Bureau Site
The Children's Bureau website carries information on child welfare programs, funding, monitoring, training and technical assistance, laws, statistics, research, Federal reporting, and much more. The "New on Site" section includes grant announcements, policy announcements, agency information, and recently released publications.
Recent additions to the site include the following:
- New Preliminary Assessments and Statewide Assessments for the second round of the CFSR process are available for the District of Columbia, Indiana, Kansas, and Oklahoma.
- Factsheets provide information about the CFSRs for specific groups, including Governors, legislatures, courts, tribes, and mental health professionals.
- PI-07-09, issued June 4, 2007, covers Instructions for States Applying for Court Improvement Program Funds (the basic grant) for Fiscal Years 2007–2011.
- Technical Bulletin #14, Disability Information, provides States with information regarding the data elements related to a child's diagnosed disability (foster care data elements #10–15 and adoption data elements #11–15) in AFCARS.
Visit the Children's Bureau website often to see what's new!