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Dec/Jan 2012Vol. 12, No. 9Spotlight on Long-Term Foster Care

CBX spotlights two Permanency Innovations Initiative grantees in Kansas and California that are working with youth in long-term foster care. Other articles highlight statistics, characteristics, and outcomes of older youth in foster care, as well as promising interventions.

News From the Children's Bureau

The sixth article in our Centennial Series examines the impact of the women's movement and the role of women's clubs in the Progressive Era. We also feature several new resources from HHS, including a report on first-round data from the second National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being.

Training and Technical Assistance Update

The Children's Bureau T&TA Network section in this issue of CBX features an article on the QIC PCW wrap-up and a resource for working with children of parents with HIV.

Children's Bureau Grantee Updates

This month, CBX looks at a comprehensive family assessment program in Minnesota and successful strategies for implementing EBHV initiative programs.

Child Welfare Research

CBX features new reports on using the Incredible Years program in child welfare, participatory evaluation in Indian Country, and the impact of social networks on implementation of evidence-based practices.

Training and Conferences

Find trainings, workshops, webinars, and other opportunities for professionals and families to learn about how to improve the lives of children and youth as well as a listing of upcoming events and conferences.