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A homeless young man

It’s Winter Break. Where Do I Go?

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

Smaller photo of teens in a classroom.

Implementing an Adapted Version of Reducing the Risk Comprehensive Sex Education Program in Rural Kentucky

What are some rural counties doing to address disparities in teen birth rates?

Image of older teens silhouettes while they are playing outside.

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.

Image of a son and an adoptive dad, with the following words: National Adoption Month. We never outgrow the need for family.

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.

Small Image of Knik Tribal Council Youth Member

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.

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