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ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson (small image)

Honor Our Elders: Our Past. Our Present. Our Future.

HHS celebrates Native Elders for this year’s National Native American Heritage Month.

Smaller photo of Head Start Conference attendees: Maria Taddeo, Laura McCall, Rebecca Garza, Christine Scott, Kayla Myers, Essey Workie, and Dawn Ault.

Early Learning for New Americans: An Opportunity for All Of Us

Reflections on an Interactive Presentation and Discussion at the Virginia Head Start Conference.

Rachel Schumacher playing with a baby in a family child care home.

A Busy Year for Child Care

One year into a new child care law, systems across the country are already changing for the better.

Image of older teens silhouettes while they are playing outside.

The Joy and Rewards of Adopting Teens

Meet the Smith Family from Texas.

Affordable Care Act image of three men discussing health plans, with a caption that reads most pay $75 or less per month.

8 Out of 10 Current Enrollees Could Save on Health Insurance Marketplace Plans This Year

The Health Insurance Marketplace is open for business. You may be surprised to find out how affordable health insurance can be.

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.

Child care worker with toddler coloring.

Introducing a Compendium of Evidenced-Based Parenting Interventions

New research-based resources for states, schools and early childhood programs are now available.

Image of a toddler playing in a sand box.

Bringing the Beach to Kids in an EHS-Family Child Care Partnership

Preschoolers loved the program's new learning games, art supplies and arrangements, but their encounter with sand was what thrilled them the most.

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A Guide to Implementing Parenting Interventions in Early Care and Education Settings

What do program, state and child care network leaders need to know in order to successfully implement a parenting intervention?

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.

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