• January-February 2016
  • Vol. 16, No. 10

News From the Children's Bureau

We feature a new monthly child welfare research spotlight from the Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for States, the Children's Bureau-funded National Center for Evidence-Based Practice in Child Welfare, and the final site selection of the National Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation's (QIC-AG's) collaborative project partners.

  • Commissioner's Page
    The following is the monthly message from Rafael López, the Commissioner of the Administration on Children, Youth and Families. Each message focuses on the current Children's Bureau Express...
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  • Root Cause Analysis: Keep the Questions Coming
    The following is the monthly research highlight from the Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for States, which forms part of the Bureau's Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative....
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  • An Evaluation of Training and Technical Assistance
    Training and technical assistance (T&TA) is an important aspect of the Children’s Bureau’s approach to supporting States, Tribes, territories, and courts with implementing federally...
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  • New AFCARS Report Released
    The Children's Bureau recently posted new statistics on the numbers of children involved with the child welfare system. Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) Report #22...
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  • Partnering to Improve Mental Health Outcomes in Child Welfare
    By Melinda J. Baldwin, Ph.D., L.C.S.W., Child Welfare Program Specialist, Children's Bureau, and Leslie Rozeff, M.S.S.W., L.C.S.W.-C, Director, National Center for Evidence-Based Practice in Child...
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  • Shortening Permanency Timelines in Interstate Placements of Children
    By Marci Roth, Project Director, National Electronic Interstate Compact Enterprise, American Public Human Services Association For many years, placing children in foster care and adoptive...
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  • QIC-AG Site Selection
    The National Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation (QIC-AG) recently announced that it completed the site selection for its collaborative project...
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  • 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. ...
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