• May 2011
  • Vol. 12, No. 4

News From the Children's Bureau

This month we launch the first article in our Centennial Series with a look at changing views of childhood. This issue also links you to recent funding announcements, a call for comments on child welfare monitoring, and a recent collaboration between HHS and the Department of Justice on children's exposure to violence.

  • Centennial Series: An Evolving View of Childhood
    This is the first article in our Centennial Series, as we count down to the Children's Bureau's 100th anniversary next year. These articles address some of the social issues, practices, and...

  • Funding Opportunity Announcements
    On April 5, 2011, the Children's Bureau made the first discretionary funding opportunity announcements (FOAs) of FY 2011, namely: * Tribal Title IV-E Plan Development Grants...

  • Soliciting Comments on Federal Monitoring
    The Children's Bureau is requesting public comments on how the Federal Government monitors child welfare agency compliance with the plan requirements under titles IV-B and IV-E of the Social...

  • Responding to Children Exposed to Violence
    Evidence-Based Practices for Children Exposed to Violence: A Selection From Federal Databases is a new report that summarizes Federal reviews of research studies and program evaluations to help...

  • 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....