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April 2012Vol. 13, No. 3Spotlight on National Child Abuse Prevention Month

This month, CBX focuses on National Child Abuse Prevention Month. In 2010, the Quality Improvement Center on Early Childhood funded four projects to implement new approaches to preventing child abuse and neglect, promoting optimal child development, and strengthening families. We highlight two of those projects, the Family Networks Project and Fostering Hope.

News From the Children's Bureau

We highlight results from the CBX survey in addition to new reports published by the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation.

Children's Bureau Centennial

This special section is dedicated to CB's 100th anniversary. The ninth and final article in our first Centennial Series looks at the creation of the Children's Bureau. A new series focusing on highlights from each of CB's 10 decades will premiere in May.

Training and Technical Assistance Update

Learn about how States are using differential response for screened-out reports and other news from CB's T&TA Network.

Child Welfare Research

This month, CBX highlights a magazine issue dedicated to engaging fathers, links to research on the relationship between placement changes and mental health services use, and more.

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.