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May 2009Vol. 10, No. 4Spotlight on National Child Abuse Prevention Month

This month, CBX shines the spotlight on National Foster Care Month, presenting two interviews with grantees working to promote permanency through open adoptions for youth, as well as a recent public opinion poll about foster care and resources on reunification, preventing placement disruption, and more.

Issue Spotlight

May 2009Vol. 10, No. 4Spotlight on National Foster Care Month

This month, CBX shines the spotlight on National Foster Care Month, presenting two interviews with grantees working to promote permanency through open adoptions for youth, as well as a recent public opinion poll about foster care and resources on reunification, preventing placement disruption, and more.

News From the Children's Bureau

CBX links you to the latest information on AFCARS, discretionary grants, and resources from the T&TA Network and brings you news about a new manual for child care providers and more.

Child Welfare Research

CBX highlights new research on how States differ in their kinship care policies, different types of families who adopt children, the effectiveness of intensive family preservation programs, and State support for home visiting.

Strategies and Tools for Practice

Learn about an effective collaboration between child welfare and substance abuse treatment programs and access a best practice guide to partnering with resource families.

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.