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Why Child Care Packs Quite the Economic Punch

For every federal dollar increase invested in child care, there is a return of $3.80 in local economies.

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Helping Fathers and Families that are Parenting in a Violent World

The Office of Family Assistance hosted a series of town halls to gather information on the impact of violence on raising children.

Photo of a man and his infant child.

Serving and Engaging Fathers in Home Visiting Programs

What strategies do home visiting programs use to engage fathers, what challenges do they face, and what are the potential benefits of participating?

Photo of children playing with blocks in child care setting.

Child Care Proposed Rules Now on the Federal Register

The proposed regulations address the 2014 child care law and will be open for public comment for 60 days.

Cutouts of paper dolls in different shades of colors representing diversity.

Beyond Breaking Bread

What Head Start Programs Do to Celebrate and Serve Our Nation’s Children, Families, and Communities.

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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?

ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson (small image)

Make Using the Affordable Care Act Your New Year’s Resolution

How the ACA can improve the health of those in Indian Country.

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HPOG Hosts Stakeholders Roundtable Meeting

The Health Profession Opportunity Grants Program seeks input from stakeholders and experts from across the fields that the program touches for its second round of grants.

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Annual Early Childhood Conference Changes Name

ACF’s National Research Conference on Early Childhood will continue to showcase cutting-edge research on low-income families with young children.

Photo of a group of diverse children of different ethnicities and races.

New Americans and ACA

Ensuring immigrants and refugees have accessible, affordable and quality health care.

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