• June 2017
  • Vol. 18, No. 4

News From the Children's Bureau

Read about an upcoming National Reunification Month webinar sponsored by the Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for States; how to submit nominations for the 2017 Adoption Excellence Awards; the upcoming second annual Child Welfare Virtual Expo featuring the theme "Strengthening Assessment and Decision-Making for Improved Outcomes"; new funding opportunity announcements; and a new factsheet produced by the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation that discusses the impact of provider distance on early care and education decision-making.

  • National Reunification Month Webinar
    The Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for States will be hosting the National Reunification Month webinar "Innovative Practices to Promote Reunification," which will be held...

  • Now Accepting Adoption Excellence Awards Nominations
    The Children’s Bureau is pleased to announce that Adoption Excellence Awards nominations are now being accepted. These annual awards recognize states, tribes, agencies, organizations,...

  • Upcoming Second Annual Child Welfare Virtual Expo
    On July 13, 2017, the Capacity Building Center for States, a service of the Children’s Bureau, will host its second annual Child Welfare Virtual Expo featuring the theme "Strengthening...

  • Funding Opportunity Announcements
    The Administration on Children, Youth and Families within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently released the following new funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). ...

  • Factsheet Explores Distance Between Children's Homes, Early Care Providers
    When parents are choosing early care and education (ECE) providers, the distance of these providers from the child's home—along with their cost, schedule, quality, and availability—is...

  • CB Website Updates
    The Children's Bureau website hosts information on child welfare programs, funding, monitoring, training and technical assistance, laws, statistics, research, federal reporting, and much more. ...