• May 2020
  • Vol. 21, No. 4


This section of CBX provides a quick list of interesting resources, such as websites, videos, journals, funding or scholarship opportunities, or other materials that can be used in the field or with families.

  • Resources for Foster and Adoptive Families Raising Children With Disabilities
    The Center for Parent Information & Resources (CPIR) provides resources for foster and adoptive parents raising children with disabilities. CPIR is the information hub for parent centers around...

  • Icebreakers Aim to Create Birth-Foster Parent Alliances
    Icebreaker meetings, developed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Family to Family initiative, are facilitated, face-to-face, and child-focused meetings between birth and resource parents that...

  • Bridging the Gap Between Birth and Foster Parents to Support Permanency
    A longstanding foster care and adoption initiative in Northern Virginia called Bridging the Gap (PDF - 81 KB) aims to build and maintain the lines of communication and engagement between birth,...