• September 2007
  • Vol. 8, No. 8


  • First NSCAW Book
    The National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) is an ongoing long-term study funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that conducts research on representative...

  • The ABA Youth at Risk Initiative
    The American Bar Association (ABA) Youth at Risk Initiative is the theme of the July 2007 issue of "Family Court Review." The initiative focuses on how attorneys and the legal system can better...

  • How-To for Home Visiting
    Results from the first round of Federal Child and Family Services Reviews have noted the importance of home visiting in achieving good outcomes for children and families involved with child...

  • Online Community for Child Advocates
    Child Advocacy 360 News Network is a nonprofit service offering an online community for child advocates to share news, insights, and innovations in the field, with a particular focus on reducing...

  • DNA Tests for Adoptions From Guatemala
    As part of its ongoing response to concerns about irregular adoption practices in Guatemala, the U.S. Embassy there has expanded its DNA testing requirements. The Embassy already requires one DNA...

  • Guidelines for Sex Offender Policies
    The Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART) Office within the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs was created as part of the Adam...

  • Financing for Systems of Care
    "A Self-Assessment and Planning Guide: Developing a Comprehensive Financing Plan" is the first in a series of technical assistance tools to result from a 5-year study on financing systems of care....