• Dec 2010/Jan 2011
  • Vol. 11, No. 10

News From the Children's Bureau

Find links to the latest Children's Bureau and other Federal child welfare news, including the new adoption ad campaign, reports on Family Connections grantees, the latest from the T&TA Network, and more.

  • New PSAs Spotlight Adoption of Siblings
    The Ad Council, in cooperation with the Children's Bureau and AdoptUsKids, recently unveiled its newest media campaign to raise awareness of adoption from foster care. These new public service...

  • Children's Bureau Express Wins Marcom Award
    The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals recently awarded a gold Marcom Award to Children's Bureau Express in the electronic newsletter category. MarCom Awards is an...

  • Evaluating the Effectiveness of Family Connections
    Family Connections (FC) is a multifaceted program that works with at-risk families in their homes to prevent child abuse and neglect. Piloted in 1996, the program showed such promising results...

  • U.S. Signs Child Protection Convention
    On October 22, 2010, the U.S. Ambassador to The Hague signed the Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition, Enforcement and Co-operation in Respect of Parental Responsibility and...

  • Updates From the T&TA Network
    The Children's Bureau Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) Network continues to produce resources that can help States and Tribes in their work with children and families. Some recent...

  • 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....