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COVID-19 Resources and Updates

The updates and resources collected reflect the most up to date information through various sources. The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) is continuing to update resources... (Read more)

Published Apr 2, 2020

ACF Grant Recipient COVID-19 Guidance

ACF Grant Recipient COVID-19 Guidance

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) recognizes the severe impact of COVID-19 on our grantee community. This page centralizes ACF-wide guidance as it pertains to recipients, i.e., grantees, and... (Read more)

Published Apr 2, 2020

Children's Bureau Webpage_Additional COVID-19 resources

The coronavirus—or COVID-19—can put additional pressure on already vulnerable children, youth, and families. The child welfare field is uniquely positioned to support families in this time of increased stress. The... (Read more)

Published Apr 2, 2020

New Program Instruction ACYF-CB-PI-20-09 releasing updated CB-496 form and instructions

The Children’s Bureau has released Program Instruction (PI) ACYF-CB-PI-20-09. This PI provides State, Territorial, and Tribal title IV-E agencies with the revised CB-496 form and instructions approved by the U.S... (Read more)

Published Mar 31, 2020

Guidance on Flexible Convening of Court Hearings During COVID-19

This letter urges attorneys, courts, Court Improvement Programs, and administrative offices of the courts to work together to ensure that requisite judicial proceedings continue during the COVID-19 pandemic. https://www.acf.hhs.gov/cb/resource/guidance-court-hearings-covid-19(Read more)

Published Mar 27, 2020

FosterClub Press Release: Youth from Foster Care Thrown into Crisis During COVID-19 Pandemic

In a poll of young people from foster care conducted online via Facebook and Email March 21-24, 2020, FosterClub, the national network for young people from foster care, gained troubling... (Read more)

Published Mar 27, 2020

National Center for State Courts COVID-19 Webpage

This webpage is tracking responses from state judicial systems including where state courts are scaling back, offering telephonic participation and more. View the webpage(Read more)

Published Mar 24, 2020

National Conference of State Legislatures COVID-19 page

NCSL has put together a list of state actions related to COVID-19. View the webpage(Read more)

Published Mar 24, 2020

National Governors Association: COVID-19 Resource Page

This webpage provides information on the status of COVID-19 in the United States and abroad, what actions States/Territories have taken to address it, and the latest efforts by the Federal... (Read more)

Published Mar 24, 2020

Children's Bureau COVID-19 Resources

This Children's Bureau webpage compiles COVID-19 resources from HHS and the CDC - including resources regarding children in foster care, child welfare workforce and foster care providers. View the website(Read more)

Published Mar 24, 2020