• May 2009
  • Vol. 10, No. 4

News From the Children's Bureau

CBX links you to the latest information on AFCARS, discretionary grants, and resources from the T&TA Network and brings you news about a new manual for child care providers and more.

  • AFCARS--A Message From the Children's Bureau
    The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on January 11, 2008, that proposed amendments to the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and...

  • Children's Bureau Discretionary Grants
    During the past 3 months, the Children's Bureau has announced funding opportunities for a number of National Resource Centers and several other efforts. Deadlines are fast approaching for these...

  • Apply to Be a Grant Reviewer
    Each spring, the Administration on Children, Youth and Families (ACYF) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recruits reviewers and panel chairpersons for its grant programs,...

  • Site Visit: Learning Circles Engage Foster Care Supervisors
    Young people who age out of foster care often require a number of specialized services in order to make a successful transition to adulthood. Child welfare supervisors and workers who are...

  • New Child Care User Manual
    Child care providers are in a unique position to recognize and report suspected child abuse and neglect, as well as to support prevention measures and good parenting practices. A new manual from...

  • Updates From the T&TA Network
    The members of the Children's Bureau Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) Network, including the National Resource Centers (NRCs), offer a variety of new resources to help States and Tribes...

  • New! On the Children's Bureau Site
    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....