• December 2016
  • Vol. 17, No. 9
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Spotlight on Teen Pregnancy and Child Welfare

This month's CBX offers information, tools, and strategies for professionals to help prevent pregnancy among youth involved with child welfare and to better work with youth who are pregnant and/or parenting.


CB_large News From the Children's Bureau

We highlight the Children's Bureau's discretionary grants awards for fiscal year 2016, new regulations related to the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act, resources for implementing Every Student Succeeds Act provisions, and more.

Child Welfare Research

Read about a study exploring how data and racial equity impact assessment tools have been successfully used to inform decision-making and yield policy changes, a new report on efforts to help families break the cycle of poverty and achieve sustainable well-being, and more.

Strategies and Tools for Practice

This section of CBX offers publications, articles, reports, toolkits, and other instruments that provide either evidence-based strategies or other concrete help to child welfare and related professionals.


This CBX section provides a quick list of interesting resources, such as websites, videos, journals, funding or scholarship opportunities, or other materials that can be used in the field or with families.