• March 2015
  • Vol. 16, No. 2

News From the Children's Bureau

We highlight the Children's Bureau's new National Quality Improvement Center for Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation, a new factsheet from Child Welfare Information Gateway, and a National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) brief on disconnected youth.

  • Associate Commissioner's Page
    The following is the monthly message from JooYeun Chang, the Associate Commissioner of the Children's Bureau. Each message focuses on the current CBX Spotlight theme and highlights the Bureau's...

  • Adoption and Guardianship Support and Preservation
    Services to increase permanency stability must begin at the moment children or youth enter the child welfare system and continue even after permanency is achieved. In an effort to help maintain...

  • NSCAW Findings on Disconnected Youth
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) produced the 21st in a series of National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW)...

  • New Factsheet in a Series for Parents
    Children who have been abused or neglected need safe and nurturing relationships that address the effects of child maltreatment. Child Welfare Information Gateway, the Children's Bureau's...

  • Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: AFCARS
    A Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) on the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) was published in the Federal Register on Monday, February 9, 2015, and will be open...

  • CB Website Updates
    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. ...