• August/September 2002
  • Vol. 3, No. 7

News From the Children's Bureau

  • $11.4 Million in Grant Awards for National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative
    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tommy Thompson announced in June $11.4 million in new grants to improve treatment and services for children and adolescents exposed to...
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  • HHS and National Adoption Center Launch AdoptUSKids Website
    A new website created to increase adoption opportunities for children in foster care was launched in July 2002 by a partnership between the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and...
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  • HHS Commissioner of ACYF Speaks at Opening Ceremonies of 14th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect
    Joan E. Ohl, HHS Commissioner of the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, spoke at the opening ceremonies of the 14th International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect held in Denver...
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  • State Agencies Preparing for Federal Child and Family Services Reviews to Receive Assistance
    In support of the effort to encourage collaboration between State agencies and the courts in the CFSRs, the National Child Welfare Resource Center on Legal and Judicial Issues has recently...
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  • Child Maltreatment 2000 Soon to be Released
    "Child Maltreatment 2000," the eleventh annual Federal publication of child abuse and neglect data, is soon to be released by the Children's Bureau, Administration on Children, Youth and Families,...
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  • Spaulding Takes Lead in Faith-based Parent Support Initiative
    Spaulding For Children launched a "Parent Help Center Project" in five Detroit-area churches in October 1, 1999. The project has grown to include eight local churches and is presently facilitated...
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