- February 2015
- Vol. 16, No. 1
CB Website Updates
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.
Recent additions to the site include:
- PI-14-06 – This Program Instruction (PI) provides information on new legislation - Public Law 113-183, the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/resource/pi1406
- Letter to Child Welfare Directors on Protecting Credit of Young People in Foster Care – This letter urges agencies to consider taking additional steps to protect children and youth from identity theft and how to implement provisions in the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act of 2014 to empower youth by deepening their understanding of credit, money management, and other financial issues: http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/news/letter-to-child-welfare-directors-on-protecting-credit-of-young-people-in-foster-care
Visit the Children's Bureau website often to see what's new at http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb.