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Obama Administration Provides Crucial Help to Children, Families, and Communities in FY 2017 Budget

Budget includes increased funding for programs benefiting early childhood development, children and families, communities, Native Americans and agency's interoperability.

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How Healing and Love Grew a Family

Meet the Owens family from Pennsylvania.

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Recognizing the Power in Communities to Address Child Maltreatment

A new film highlights three innovative programs working to prevent and respond to child maltreatment.

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It’s Winter Break. Where Do I Go?

Helping Homeless College Students Find a 'Home' During Holiday Breaks.

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Meet the Williams Family

Being a father means learning on the job.

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The Joy and Rewards of Adopting Teens

Meet the Smith Family from Texas.

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Children’s Bureau Lauds Outstanding Work to Help Promote Adoption from Foster Care

New public service announcements focus on adopting older youth.

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We Never Outgrow the Need for Family

November is National Adoption Month.

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The Woolpert Family

Kimberly Woolpert's only regret: not adopting children sooner.

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Starting a Second Family

Meet the Class Family from Alabama.

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