In order for child welfare agencies and professionals to provide effective services for children and families, they must have the capacity and flexibility to grow with the emerging needs of their field. This month, CBX highlights tools and resources to help agencies and professionals build their skills, develop their workforce, improve working environments, and more.
Spotlight on National Adoption Month
Spotlight on Youth Homelessness
News From the Children's Bureau
We highlight the Administration for Children and Families' (ACF's) new office dedicated to the prevention of human trafficking, as well as an announcement for grants available to State and regional adoption exchanges to help further localize efforts of the National Adoption Recruitment Campaign.
CBX features an issue of CW360° on culturally responsive child welfare practice, a brief on homelessness among youth in the United States, and a study on the experiences of trafficking victims and possible sources of their resistance to helpful service.
This section of CBX offers publications, articles, reports, toolkits, and other instruments that provide either evidence-based strategies or other concrete help to child welfare and related professionals.
This CBX section 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.