The Family Room Blog
Colorado, Illinois, New Mexico, Oregon and Wisconsin will each receive a share of the 2012 Race to the Top-Early Learning Challenge $133 million grant fund to improve quality and expand access to early learning programs throughout their states.
ACF has established an evaluation policy that reconfirms its commitment to evaluation and the use of evidence. The policy addresses five principles: rigor, relevance, transparency, independence and ethics.
Work continues to coordinate efforts among federal, state and local agencies to focus on child maltreatment prevention.
From bringing back Head Start and child care centers online, to providing immediate disaster case management, to ensuring the timely delivery of human services, Region 2 staff are on the frontline of a disaster whose recovery has just begun.
More than 500 applications received are now under competitive review by panels.
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Confederate Salish & Kootenai Tribes, Pueblo San Felipe and White Earth Band of Chippewa Indians will participate in the Tribal Early Learning Initiative
Head Start centers in New York and New Jersey are opening their doors to their communities and helping put lives back together.
More than 104,000 children and youth in foster care in this country are waiting for permanent families. Learn how social media is promoting adoption throughout the country.
During National Adoption Month, adults are being asked to consider opening their hearts and homes to one of the 14,000 teens between the ages of 14 and 16 in foster care.
ACF leadership visits New York and New Jersey to survey affected programs and meets with local officials who are ready to rebuild.