February 2008Vol. 9, No. 1New! 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. The "New on Site" section includes grant announcements, policy announcements, agency information, and recently released publications.
Recent additions to the site include:
- Adoption Excellence Awards for 2007
- IM 07-09: Issued: November 13, 2007. Title IV-E Adoption Assistance State Self-Assessment Tool
- Child and Family Services Reviews Fact Sheets for Tribal Child Welfare Officials and Substance Abuse Treatment Professionals
- Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS); Proposed Rule - Proposes numerous improvements to AFCARS data, including changes to the reporting populations, data structure, elements, compliance determination and penalty provisions.
Visit the Children's Bureau website often to see what's new!