- June 2011
- Vol. 12, No. 5
New! 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:
- Tools for Developing a CFSP/APSR for Tribes—Includes links to a schedule, checklist, information on submissions and fiscal requirements, and more for Tribes submitting their Child and Family Services Plan/Annual Progress and Services Report (CFSP/APSR) (www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/programs_fund/toolkit/tribal.htm).
- ACYF-CB-PI-11-05—Describes availability of fiscal year (FY) 2011 funds under the Community-Based Grants for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect program created by title II of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) as amended by Public Law (P.L.) 111-320 (www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/laws_policies/policy/pi/2011/pi1105.pdf) (590 KB).
- ACYF-CB-PI-11-06—Provides guidance to States, Territories, and Insular Areas on actions they are required to take to receive their allotments for FY 2012 authorized under title IV-B, subparts 1 and 2, section 106 of CAPTA, Chafee Foster Care Independence Program (CFCIP), and Education and Training Vouchers (ETV) programs. This Program Instruction summarizes the actions required in completion and submission of the APSR, new CAPTA State plan, and the CFS-101, Parts I, II, and III (www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/laws_policies/policy/pi/2011/pi1106.htm).
Visit the Children's Bureau website often to see what's new!