The Family Room Blog
By Amy Grissom, LMSW, Regional Emergency Management Specialist
Earlier this month, Region VI HHS and FEMA Corps held the first-ever joint event to join forces to promote emergency preparedness in health and human services and to build valuable relationships critical to supporting children and other vulnerable populations in emergencies and disasters.
FEMA Corps is an AmeriCorps track developed
Adoption Excellence Awards spotlight people who contribute greatly to moving children from foster care to permanent homes.
National Survey of Early Care and Education Household Survey suggests parents’ perceptions and search process for non-parental care vary by household income, child’s age and household race/ethnicity.
Reviewing Home Visiting: A Look at Models for At-Risk Pregnant Women, Mothers, and Children across the Country and in Tribal Communities
Recent review of the home visting program found that three new models met the HHS criteria for evidence of effectiveness.
Positive cultural identity and confidence go hand in hand with language gains.
Three years after being reported as a victim of maltreatment, 15 percent of youth ages 16-24 meet the criteria for being “disconnected.”