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Comprehensive Services and Training/Technical Assistance in Head Start

T/TA system helps grantees focus on strengths and identify possible barriers to providing a high-quality program.

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Career Pathways Leading Improved Services

To meet demand for a skilled workforce, new agencies have been added to partnership to improve collaboration on education, workforce development, human and social services.

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Head Start’s Comprehensive Approach to Child Development

Head Start was created with input by experts who supported a comprehensive program: health, social services and education.

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Hearts, Hope, and America’s Safety Net

The Administration for Children and Families is celebrating 25 years of impacting people, affecting change and empowering families.

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Affecting Change for Children

The Administration for Children and Families is celebrating 25 years of impacting people, affecting change and empowering families.

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A Lesson in Early Childhood Homelessness

Almost 1.3 million children under the age of six experienced homelessness in 2013, and data show that this number has since risen.

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Celebrating Connections

May is National Foster Care Month.

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Performance Partnership Pilots

An opportunity to improve outcomes for disconnected youth.

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National Reentry Week: Child Support Has a Role in Parents’ Successful Reentry

Because 2.7 million minor children have incarcerated parents, child support must be a reentry helper, not a hindrance.

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Integrating Financial Capability Services: Examples from Community Action and Head Start

Building on yesterday’s post, we’re featuring three organizations that have used ACF’s resources to integrate financial capability services into existing programs.

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