• April 2011
  • Vol. 12, No. 3

News From the Children's Bureau

CBX carries announcements about upcoming events of interest to child welfare professionals, as well as new items on the Children's Bureau website.

  • Reminder: Evaluation Summit Call for Abstracts
    Last month we published the "Call for Abstracts" for the Children's Bureau's 2nd National Child Welfare Evaluation Summit, to be held August 29–31 in Washington, DC. The deadline...

  • Children's Bureau Centennial Series
    On April 9, 1912, President William Howard Taft signed the legislation that created the Children's Bureau, the first Federal agency to focus on the well-being of children. The conditions,...

  • Policy to Practice Webcasts
    The National Resource Center for Adoption recently posted webcasts from the Children's Bureau's Policy to Practice meeting, held in October 2010 in Arlington, VA. The webcasts of plenary sessions...

  • Awareness Day 2011: A Big Strategy for Small Voices
    As resilient as children may be, they can—even at an early age—experience trauma that can have long-term effects on their behavioral health. Research shows that, when exposed to...

  • 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....