• Dec 2005/Jan 2006
  • Vol. 6, No. 10

News From the Children's Bureau

  • New Children's Bureau Website Launched
    The new Children's Bureau website now gives users better access to information on promoting the safety, permanency, and well-being of children. The new website contains all of the information...

  • Promising Approaches Webpage Now Available
    In response to the Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs) and as part of the subsequent Program Improvement Plans (PIPs), States have developed a variety of creative programs and practices that...

  • Increasing Alaskan Native Fathers' Positive Involvement
    Native Alaskan fathers involved with the child welfare system in Anchorage have been able to strengthen their relationships with their children and improve their parenting skills as a result of a...

  • Dealing With Racial Disproportionality in Child Welfare
    The National Resource Center for Family-Centered Practice and Permanency Planning (NRCFCPPP), in partnership with the Child Welfare League of America, hosted two recent teleconferences on...

  • Substance Abuse Issues in CFSRs
    The National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare (NCSACW) used information from States' Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs) and Program Improvement Plans (PIPs) to analyze and...

  • Guide to Future Care and Custody Planning for Children
    A new monograph from the National Abandoned Infants Assistance Resource Center (AIA) presents information and recommendations for child custody planning for parents who are terminally ill. Future...

  • Using Spiritual Interventions to Help Troubled Youth
    The National Child Welfare Resource Center for Youth Development (NRCYD) has released a new report that explores the uses of spiritual activities in providing effective therapeutic services to...