• March 2004
  • Vol. 5, No. 2

News From the Children's Bureau

  • HHS Assistant Secretary Addresses Questions About TANF, Child Welfare
    Dr. Wade Horn, Assistant Secretary for Children and Families at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, answered questions on the reauthorization of Temporary Assistance to Needy...

  • Quality Improvement Center Initiative: Lessons Learned
    In 2001, the Children's Bureau funded five Quality Improvement Centers (QICs) in adoption and child protective services. The goal of this pilot study is to promote a regional approach to the...

  • Technical Assistance on New CAPTA Provisions
    Recent amendments to the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) affect the requirements that States must fulfill in order to receive a CAPTA State grant. The Children's Bureau and the...

  • Resources for Strategic Planning for Child Welfare
    The National Child Welfare Resource Center for Organizational Improvement (NCWRCOI) recently released a print guide and held two teleconferences on the topic of strategic planning for child...