• July/August 2001
  • Vol. 2, No. 4

News From the Children's Bureau

  • National Resource Center on Child Maltreatment Convenes Symposium on Child Neglect
    Child neglect, the most prevalent form of child maltreatment, was the topic of a national symposium that took place July 31 to August 2 in Baltimore. The symposium was co-sponsored by the...

  • HHS Assistant Secretary Testifies Before Congress on CAPTA
    Preventing child maltreatment and helping troubled families requires a comprehensive, coordinated approach by the Federal government, States, and communities—that was the key message delivered by...

  • U.S. Studies Adoptions in Romania
    A recent report examines the current status of adoptions in Romania. Entitled "Report on Intercountry Adoption In Romania," the report was prepared for the U.S. Agency for International...

  • Study Looks at Increase, Changes in Boarder Baby Population
    More unclaimed babies in more parts of the country—that's what the Children's Bureau found when it examined changes that have occurred in this population since 1991. The Bureau's findings are...

  • News from the Child Welfare Training Resources Online Network
    The Domestic Violence Training Program, a grant project funded by the Children's Bureau, has developed a curriculum for a one-day training session for child welfare workers working with domestic...

  • CD-ROM Reference on Child Maltreatment, Child Welfare, and Adoption Released
    The National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse, in association with the National Information Services Corporation, have...

  • Lit Review Looks at Changes in CPS
    Professionals can find out what changes are taking place in child protective services (CPS) systems around the country in a literature review released May 2001 by the U.S. Department of Health and...