- May 2017
- Vol. 18, No. 3
- Children's Bureau Express
- Spotlight on National Foster Care Month
Spotlight on National Foster Care Month
This month's CBX spotlight features an article on the mental and physical health of children in foster care, a new podcast featuring three youth as they speak about their firsthand experiences with homelessness or foster care, a report about a survey-based study to determine who would most likely be willing to act as a resource family, useful tools for foster parents and caregivers on navigating the reunification process, and a guide for foster parents on family visits.
- Improving Outcomes for Youth With Disabilities in Juvenile Corrections Facilities
There are currently more than 60,000 youth in juvenile correctional facilities, with a large portion of these youth being identified as having a disability. Despite these statistics, however, less...
- Toolkit to Help Build Social Skills in Children With Disabilities
Being able to understand and navigate social and interpersonal situations is an important skill that every youth must learn in order to interact appropriately with others and handle difficult...