2021/2022 Prevention Resource Guide

2021/2022 Prevention Resource Guide

This resource by Child Welfare Information Gateway is a significant revision of the popular Office on Child Abuse and Neglect publication in more than 15 years. This year’s Resource Guide... (Read more)

Published Apr 1, 2021

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Implementation of Older Youth Provisions in the Consolidated Appropriations Act

FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center featured Child Welfare Leaders from Illinois and Kentucky to share implementation examples and highlights of the Older Youth Provisions of the Consolidated Appropriations Act. Child... (Read more)

Published Mar 31, 2021

Recommendations for Prioritizing Children in Opioid Settlement Funding

Recommendations for Prioritizing Children in Opioid Settlement Funding

First Focus on Children and Families USA provided detailed recommendations for how governors, attorneys general (AGs), state children’s cabinets, legislatures, state advocates, city and town councils, and other stakeholders should... (Read more)

Published Mar 26, 2021

Family-Centered Reunification

This report by The National Quality Improvement Center on Family-Centered Reunification offers an overview of the state of the research evidence about interventions designed to promote reunification and presents a... (Read more)

Published Mar 25, 2021

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Implementing ACYF-CB-PI-21-04 Older Youth Federal Guidance Webinar

The Children’s Bureau issued the Program Instruction for the Supporting Foster Youth and Families Act Program Instruction on March 9th. This document is crucial to the effective and quick implementation... (Read more)

Published Mar 17, 2021

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Congregate Care in the Age of Family First

Learn about the congregate care provisions of the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) and explore the important role of family engagement and trauma-informed care in residential treatment programs in... (Read more)

Published Mar 11, 2021

Family First Act Kinship, Youth Alumni, and Parent Learning Session

Family Voices United held a peer learning session with parents, kinship caregivers, and foster youth alumni, on the Family First Prevention Services Act, New Opportunities in the Consolidated Appropriations Act,... (Read more)

Published Mar 11, 2021

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Child Welfare Financing Survey for state fiscal year (SFY) 2018

Child Trends Child Welfare Financing Survey for state fiscal year (SFY) 2018 provides a national and state-by-state analysis of the composition of, and changes in, child welfare agency expenditures. State... (Read more)

Published Mar 9, 2021

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ACYF-CB-PI-21-04 - Implementing Older Youth Provisions in Consolidated Appropriations Act

The Children’s Bureau issued guidance and instruction related to the Supporting Foster Youth and Families through the Pandemic Act, Division X of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021, Public Law (P.L.)... (Read more)

Published Mar 9, 2021

ACYF-CB-PI-21-05- Kinship Navigator Funding in Consolidated Appropriations Act

ACYF-CB-PI-21-05- Implementing Kinship Navigator Funding in Consolidated Appropriations Act

Children’s Bureau Federal Instruction on Program Instruction (ACYF-CB-PI-21-05) released to instruct title IV-E agencies on actions needed to receive title IV-E Kinship Navigator funding under the provisions of Section 8,... (Read more)

Published Mar 9, 2021