• March 2006
  • Vol. 7, No. 2


  • Reunited, A Video for Parents Affected by Meth
    Substance-abusing parents whose children have been removed by CPS will identify with the parents who speak openly about their own experiences in the video "Reunited." The 25-minute video captures...

  • Evidence-Based Practice Manual
    A new desktop resource is now available for practitioners in health and human services fields. The "Evidence-Based Practice Manual: Research and Outcome Measures in Health and Human Services" is...

  • Barriers to Higher Education for Youth in Foster Care
    Youth in foster care have a greatly reduced chance of attending college, and programs designed to assist low-income and first-generation college students often do not reach out to youth in foster...

  • How to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse
    A new brochure from Stop It Now! provides guidance for parents, teachers, and others about recognizing and reporting child sexual abuse. The eight-page pamphlet uses easy-to-understand language to...

  • Guidance on Immigration Law for State Court Judges
    Although State court judges do not have jurisdiction to make decisions on immigration issues, the decisions they make can affect a person’s immigration status and have implications for...

  • Iowa Meth Watch
    The Iowa Meth Watch Program is designed to help curtail the theft and suspicious sales of pseudoephedrine and other household products that can be used to manufacture methamphetamine. The program...

  • Federal Support for Youth Development
    The Department of Labor has launched a new website to support "Shared Youth Vision,"a collaboration among the U.S. Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Justice, and Labor. The...

  • Scholarships for Former Foster Youth
    The Casey Family Scholars Program administered by the Orphan Foundation of America (OFA) (Editor's note: OFA is now known as Foster Care to Success) provides scholarships of up to $10,000 to...

  • Federal Funding Information
    The "Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance" offers a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments; federally recognized Indian tribal governments; territories and...