• May 2019
  • Vol. 20, No. 4

News From the Children's Bureau

We highlight NFCM 2019 and the resources available on the NFCM microsite, a research brief discussing housing opportunities and challenges for youth in extended federally funded foster care, and a list of the latest additions to the CB website.

  • May Is National Foster Care Month
    This year's National Foster Care Month (NFCM) theme, "Foster Care as a Support to Families, Not a Substitute for Parents," highlights the important job foster parents have in helping children and...

  • Housing Options for Young Adults in Extended Federally Funded Foster Care
    A research brief prepared by the Urban Institute and Chapin Hall for the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) within the Administration for Children and Families of the U.S....

  • CB Website Updates
    The Children's Bureau website hosts information on child welfare programs, funding, monitoring, training and technical assistance, laws, statistics, research, federal reporting, and much more. ...