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ANA Commissioner Lillian Sparks Robinson speaking at a RES 2014 session.

Investing in Tribal Economies

ANA Commissioner Sparks Robinson shares opportunities available through the Administration for Children and Families to assist in job creation and business expansion for Native American communities.

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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.

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In Sickness and In Health: My #GetCovered Story

Young couple experiences the benefits of health insurance. Sign up by March 31.

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Birth to Five: Watch Me Thrive!

A Developmental and Behavioral Screening Initiative

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Rhode Island Partners with Institutions of Higher Education

By providing opportunities for higher education for its educators, the state ensures its children’s developmental and educational needs will be met.

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Enrique's Story

After he and his siblings went into separate foster care, older brother goes back for his family to keep them together.

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Improving Head Start Teachers’ Ability to Promote Children’s Social-emotional Development

In one year, teachers in 104 Head Start centers and 307 classrooms across the country increased their use of evidence-based practices in support of children’s social-emotional development.

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Getting the Most Out of Your FOIA Request, Part Three

Write a five-star FOIA request — final tips.

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Katie’s Dreams Thrive Under New Affordable Care Act

Health scares, costly bills no longer stop this entrepreneur

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Getting the Most Out of Your FOIA Request, Part Two

Save time getting your information.

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