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The Joy and Rewards of Adopting Teens

Meet the Smith Family from Texas.

Yismael Ramirez speaks at the Adoption Excellence Awards ceremony.

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.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Purple Ribbon

Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2015, Part 2

Exciting federal efforts to end domestic violence and homelessness.

Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett speaks at the National Convening on Trafficking and Child Welfare at the White House, June 10, 2015.

Celebrating 15 Years of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Under the TVPA, ACF is responsible for providing victims of human trafficking in the United States with benefits and services to help them rebuild their lives.

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Culture Camp for Children Preserves Native History

Alaska village uses Child Care and Development Fund to teach Native customs.

Photo of group of smiling young girls from different races and ethnicities.

Lights on Afterschool

Shining a light on the need for afterschool care.

Sattelite photo of a hurricane.

Human Trafficking and National Preparedness Month: Power Outages

During Hurricane Katrina there were 5,000 missing children.

Photo of Youth Panelists Teddy McCullough, Vanessa Goodthunder, and Vance Home Gun, and with the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education Executive Director Bill Mendoza.

Language is Who We Are and Who We Want to Be

Native American language program staff, researchers and federal representatives come together to discuss challenges and paths to success in teaching Native American languages.

Hispanic pre-k students with backpacks on and smiling.

ACF Region 4 Spotlights the Oral Health of Children

Community partners help provide services to farmworker families to combat tooth decay.

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