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Training the Medical Community to Identify Trafficking Victims

Health professionals play a critical role in combatting human trafficking.

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SOAR Training to Combat Human Trafficking for Health Care and Social Service Providers Begins in August

Health care and social service providers will be taught how to stop, observe, ask, and respond to potential human trafficking victims.

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Evaluating Training for Health Professions in Tribal Communities

The final report from the evaluation of Tribal Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG)

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Human Trafficking and Opioid Abuse

A health care provider’s perspective from Dr. Hanni Stoklosa, Executive Director of HEAL Trafficking.

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Program Implementation and Participant Accomplishments after 5 Years of the HPOG Program

What do we know about the programs and participants in the Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program at the end of the 5-year grants?

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Building Communities, Building Hope for New American Families

Community-Based Child Abuse Prevention Program provides hope for families.

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Impact of Lead Exposure in Very Young Children

Children at higher risk for lead exposure are often poor, members of racial-ethnic minority groups, and recent immigrants.

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Investing in Flint’s children

One-time emergency funding expands and enhances Head Start and Early Head Start services in Flint, Michigan.

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Social Media at ACF Growing

Get real-time updates about programs promoting the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals and communities.

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Steven's Health Care Story: 'I Still Intend on Living a Whole Lot More'

Thanks to health care reform, Steven's cancer diagnosis at age 25 won't be considered a pre-existing condition for the rest of his life.

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