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November 2010Vol. 11, No. 9Spotlight on National Adoption Month

This month, CBX spotlights National Adoption Month, with a special focus on the adoption of siblings from foster care. We've included an article on how one grantee was able to help older youth find adoptive families. Read about National Adoption Month resources and more.

News From the Children's Bureau

Find links to the latest Federal child welfare news, including the announcement of CB discretionary grant awards, the latest from the T&TA Network, reports from other U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agencies, and more.

Child Welfare Research

This section includes reports and articles on ways some jurisdictions and agencies are learning to assess families for their strengths and then help them build on their strengths to prevent child maltreatment.

Strategies and Tools for Practice

CBX links you to information on sharing data, funding, making active efforts to reunify Indian children and families, and assessing your agency for cultural competence.

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.