The Family Room Blog

Viewing Health Factors Posts

View Posts By:

Photo of a doctor and a patient in an office.

Creating a Culture of Coverage in Reentry Services

ACF Region 7 partners with criminal justice community to improve chances for ex-prisoners.

Graphic of four symbols representing individuals connected with lines over the map of the United States.

A Lifeline for Victims of Domestic Violence

Federal funds for domestic violence services released this month will help millions of victims.

Small photo of a mother feeding a baby with a bottle.

Healthy and Ready to Learn

The Importance of health services in Head Start

Look Beneath the Surface: Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

Bridging Minority Health and Human Trafficking

Linking minority health and human trafficking starts with an honest conversation about the social determinants of health.

Smaller photo of toddler clapping in a day care.

April is Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month

Individualized learning and developmental supports are critical for all children.

Small Photo - Graduation of Youth Participants from Sanctuary, Inc

Investing Today in Native Youth for a Prosperous Tomorrow

ANA and ACF will be part of the White House Gen-I Initiative partnering with youth to create opportunity and bolster success.

Photo of a smiling little girl.

Working to Improve the Well Being of Families

ACF addresses health issues in program delivery.

Silhouettes of youth running in front of colored backgrounds.

Recognizing National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day: A Focus on Evidence-Based Programming

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day takes place April 10.

Smaller photo of African American father holding his child

How Can Understanding Human Development Help Improve Program Effectiveness?

Growing research on early adversity, trauma and toxic stress underscore importance of both reducing stressors on children and families and helping them cope.

Image of National Child Abuse Prevention Resource Guide

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

This year, we celebrate the theme "Making Meaningful Connections" to help protect children and youth and strengthen families

Back to Top