• March 2020
  • Vol. 21, No. 2

News From the Children's Bureau

Read about an Information Memorandum that centers on research, best practices, resources, and recommendations for making sure children and youth in out-of-home care have safe, meaningful, and frequent family time with their birth families; a report from the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation that describes major family-strengthening efforts in 2018; and a listing of the latest additions to the Children's Bureau website.

  • Information Memorandum on the Importance of Family Time and Visitation for Children in Out-of-Home Care
    The Administration for Children and Families, within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, released an Information Memorandum (IM) highlighting the importance of meaningful family time...
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  • Family Strengthening Report 2018
    The Division of Family Strengthening (DFS), which is housed within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and...
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  • CB Website Updates
    The Children's Bureau website hosts information on child welfare programs, funding, monitoring, training and technical assistance, laws, statistics, research, federal reporting, and much more. ...
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