• February 2011
  • Vol. 12, No. 1

News From the Children's Bureau

Find links to information on CAPTA and the Affordable Care Act, as well as new resources from the Children's Bureau that provide national and State data on child maltreatment.

  • Congress Reauthorizes CAPTA
    The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) Reauthorization Act of 2010 (S.3817) was signed into law on December 20, 2010, as Public Law 111-320.The act leaves funding for discretionary...

  • Child Maltreatment 2009 Released
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has released Child Maltreatment 2009, the 20th in a series of reports designed to provide national statistics on child abuse and neglect. These...

  • Affordable Care Act Supports Pregnant and Parenting Teens and Women
    The Affordable Care Act includes funding to support State and Tribal programs for pregnant and parenting teens and women. On September 28, 2010, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services...

  • New Article Sections Debut on CBX
    With this issue, Children’s Bureau Express (CBX) debuts two new article sections:Training and Technical Assistance Network Updates will give members of the Children's Bureau's Training and...

  • CFSR Technical Bulletin #5
    The Children's Bureau has posted a new technical bulletin dealing with the Child and Family Services Reviews (CFSRs). Bulletin #5 addresses: * Background information on CFSR program...

  • 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....