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ACF Increases Online Presence

More programs are engaging public through social media 

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Children’s Bureau Invests in a More Efficient System for Foster Care Placement

New technology will save states money in administrative costs and staff time.

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Their Chance, Your Family

During National Foster Care month, one ACF leader talks about her experience as a foster parent.

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May is National Foster Care Month

Help support permanence for children and youth in care.

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Working to Improve the Well Being of Families

ACF addresses health issues in program delivery.

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New Resource for Youth in Foster Care Considering the Military

I’m in foster care and I want to join the military.

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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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Planning for Future Evaluations of Independent Living Programs for Youth in Foster Care

Three new briefs highlight three types of programs as they relate to youth in or transitioning out of foster care.

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New Reports Highlight the Human Service Needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Populations

Two new reports published by ACF describe what is known and discuss areas for future research related to the use of human services by LGBT populations.

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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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