April 3, 2013 | George Sheldon
The Obama Administration and the Office of Head Start have engaged in the most comprehensive reform in the history of the Head Start program to ensure delivery of the high-quality services to infants, toddlers and pre-schoolers. First group of potential grantees were announced this week.
March 28, 2013 | Jeannie Chaffin
The Office of Community Services (OCS) issued $474.5 million in Social Services Block Grant funding to Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Rhode Island in support of the states’ recovery efforts following Hurricane Sandy.
March 25, 2013 | Mary Riley
ACF's Office of Human Services Emergency Preparedness and Response director reflects on her recent trip to sites devastated by Hurricane Sandy.
March 15, 2013 | Bryan Samuels
New pilot program will use technology to streamline the placement of foster children across state lines.
March 13, 2013 | Lillian Sparks Robinson
The Administration for Native Americans funds projects that help local Tribal governments operate farms and provide fresh fruits and vegetables to remote communities.
March 7, 2013 | Lillian Sparks Robinson
ACF's Administration for Native Americans looks forward to partnering with other federal agencies to keep its grantees and community informed of tools and resources available under the Violence Against Women Act.
March 4, 2013 | ACF Public Affairs
Early childhood education is one of the best investments we can make in America's future.
March 1, 2013 | Jesus Garcia
ACF rolls out key outreach materials in Spanish to help promote access to eligible populations in need of services.
February 28, 2013 | Naomi Goldstein
New report says service providers working with Hispanic communities need to recognize that “one size fits all” program development and delivery strategies may not work and adjust their programming accordingly.
February 25, 2013 | Linda Smith
President Obama’s focus on expanding and improving programs that prepare our youngest children for school and life is unlike any presidential commitment seen in recent years.