• March 2005
  • Vol. 6, No. 2

News From the Children's Bureau

  • Prevention 2005
    In preparation for National Child Abuse Prevention Month in April, new community resource materials on child abuse prevention are now available on the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and...

  • The Collaboration to AdoptUSKids Research Project Is Recruiting!
    Two studies are being conducted at the Center for Social Work Research, at The University of Texas at Austin, by Ruth McRoy, Ph.D., Principal Investigator. As a part of the larger AdoptUSKids...

  • Education and Training Vouchers: The First Year
    A new source of financial help for youth aging out of foster care was created in February 2003 when over 41 million Federal dollars were designated for Education and Training Vouchers (ETVs) as...

  • Rule Proposes To Amend Regulations for Title IV-E Costs and Eligibility
    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is soliciting written comments on proposed regulation changes that would affect both administrative...

  • Supporting Families Facing a Parent's AIDS-Related Death
    Families in which a parent is dying from AIDS or another terminal illness face multiple challenges, ranging from custodial planning for the children to addressing psychosocial issues to securing...

  • Cost-Effective Strategies for Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect
    A new report brings together some of the recent information on the cost-effectiveness of child abuse prevention programs. Produced by the FRIENDS National Resource Center for Community-Based Child...

  • Transitions for Infants and Toddlers
    In the most recent issue of its newsletter, "The Source," the National Abandoned Infants Assistance (AIA) Resource Center focuses on the theme of transitions for infants and toddlers who are...

  • Youth Development the Focus of Center's Newsletter
    The most recent issue of the National Child Welfare Resource Center for Youth Development's electronic newsletter, "Youth Development Update," provides information for youth development...