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  • July/August 2013
  • Vol. 14, No. 6

Spotlight on Child Welfare and Human Trafficking

In 2012, the U.S. Department of State estimated that 27 million men, women, and children around the world are victims of human trafficking. These victims are often from the most vulnerable populations, including children involved with child welfare. CBX looks at the intersection between child welfare and human trafficking, highlighting Federal Government efforts to combat the issue, a training and technical assistance center offering services to professionals who may encounter victims, and a handbook for enhancing the child welfare response to human trafficking.

  • Developing Youth Transition Plans
    Youth in foster care face many challenges when the time comes for them to leave care and begin their adult lives. To ensure that youth transition successfully and experience positive outcomes, the...

  • NCWWI's Latest National E-Update
    The National Child Welfare Workforce Institute's (NCWWI) winter/spring issue of its National E-Update newsletter features an announcement of the institute's Workforce Research Summaries. The...

  • More Updates From the T&TA Network
    The Children's Bureau's 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...