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New Funding to Increase the Duration of Head Start Programs

Head Start communities will have access to full school year and full school day programming.

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National Reentry Week: Research on Supporting Reentering Individuals and Their Families

Working to improve our understanding of ways to better support incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals and their families through ACF programs.

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual assault can happen in relationships, too.

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Continuing Progress on the Path to Eliminating Expulsion and Suspensions from Early Childhood Settings

Young children in early childhood programs are expelled at rates much higher than older children.

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Summer Meal Programs Fight Hunger with Nutritious Food and Innovation

Web app helps families connect with USDA summer meal sites.

Preschool children playing with blocks.

Announcing New Tools for Our Youngest Scientists and Engineers

Helping families and communities support early access to science, technology, engineering and math for children.

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Interoperability In Focus

A new member of the ACF team highlights the importance of interoperability and data sharing.

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Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month

CDC estimates autism spectrum disorder impacts 1 in 68 or 1.5 percent of U.S. children.

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ACF at 25: Impacting People, Affecting Change, Empowering Families

The Administration for Children and Families celebrates its 25th Anniversary.

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Celebrating Young Children

ACF created "Investments in Early Learning Profiles" to spotlight the tremendous progress made in recent years.

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