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July/August 2006Vol. 7, No. 6Child Welfare News Online

There are several resources that provide news clippings or abstracts of news stories focusing on child welfare issues. Subscribing to these services allows child welfare professionals to stay current with relevant news stories from around the country.

  • The Best Interests website provides links to online news articles of special interest to children's advocates, with a focus on legal and legislative issues. A topical index and email newsletter are also available. For a current list of articles and subscriber information, visit the website:

  • The National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational Improvement provides a weekly email of recent news articles on child abuse and neglect and child welfare. Archives and subscriber information are available on the website:
    [Editor's note: this link no longer exists]

  • The National Center for Adoption Law & Policy offers a weekly news summary of relevant stories in the areas of adoption and child welfare. The summary requires free registration, and subscription information is available on the website: