This month, CBX highlights issues affecting the child welfare workforce. Staff from the National Child Welfare Workforce Institute contributed a guest article, and we explore research on performance-based contracts and worker retention.
Spotlight on National Adoption Month
Spotlight on Youth Homelessness
News From the Children's Bureau
The ninth article in our second Centennial Series highlights the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997. We also feature a summary of ACYF projects focused on well-being, the new Child Maltreatment 2011 report, and other Bureau updates.
CBX highlights WPIC's redesigned website and framework centered on the five elements required for achieving sustainable systems change, the TA Partnership's decision-making guidebook, and other updates from CB's T&TA Network.
A new site visit report highlights child welfare and TANF collaboration in Alaska, and the Children's Bureau forecasts 10 discretionary grant funding opportunities for fiscal year (FY) 2013.
This month, CBX points to research on the impact of the Internet on adoption, parental exposure to trauma, the increase in cohabiting grandparents and grandchildren, and other articles.