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ACF Releases 2015-2016 Strategic Plan

Document reflects ACF’s shared vision and commitment to priority work for the coming year.

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New Technologies Help Make Federal Records More Accessible

Digitizing records allows for a more efficient process.

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Most Common FOIA Request? The Approved Grant Application.

Learn the process that goes into a Freedom of Information Act request.

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The Public's Right to Know

The framework of a Good Freedom of Information Act request.

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Acquiring State Administrative Data: Lessons from Home Visiting Program Evaluation

New report sheds light on the process and challenges of gaining access to state administrative data.

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FY 2016 Budget Request Proposes New Investments in Learning

The Administration’s fiscal year 2016 budget request proposes a historic investment in research and evaluation across ACF programs.

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ACF Programs Receive Boost from FY 2016 Budget

Obama Administration proposes increased funding for children’s services, domestic violence survivors and anti-trafficking programs.

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Show Me The Evidence

New book lauds ACF's Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation for playing a key role in evidence-based initiatives to improve social programs.

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Bringing H.E.A.R.T. to the Office of Family Assistance

This December, the Office of Family Assistance welcomed a new director, Nisha Patel.

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Tribal Home Visiting Grantees Submit Benchmarks Data for the First Time

New information being collected will provide quantifiable data on improvements of eligible families participating in the program.

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