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Photo of Youth Panelists Teddy McCullough, Vanessa Goodthunder, and Vance Home Gun, and with the White House Initiative on American Indian and Alaska Native Education Executive Director Bill Mendoza.

Language is Who We Are and Who We Want to Be

Native American language program staff, researchers and federal representatives come together to discuss challenges and paths to success in teaching Native American languages.

Photo of Head Start Children and Parents.

Head Start Staff Serve as a Lifeline for Families and Communities

Often families living in poverty are not aware of services available for themselves and their children.

Smaller photo of two women in an office.

The Power of Prompts: Using Behavioral Insights to Encourage People to Participate

Can human services programs use insights from behavioral economics to encourage people to participate?

Blocks that spell out Child Care.

Emergency Preparedness in CCDBG Reauthorization

New law makes significant advancements by defining health and safety requirements for child care providers.

Smaller photo of three medical professionals.

HPOG Participants Get a Second Chance at a Brighter Future

Program trains people in healthcare occupations that pay well and are in demand, plus improves job prospects for hard-working adults.

Photo of mothers playing with babies.

Social-Emotional and Behavioral Health and Development are the Foundations of Learning

New IM is a continuation of our work promoting the importance of social-emotional and behavioral development.

Smaller photo of two ladies speaking at the Alzheimer's Information Table.

Megafest 2015: A Festival, An Experience, An Opportunity

Dallas regional employee shares her mission to combat Alzheimer's.

President Obama and Glen Karpovich

Why I Am at ACF

Former police officer helps ACF and human services agencies plan for the next emergency.

Smaller photo of Head Start students in a classroom.

Practicing Your Preparedness Plan

An effective emergency preparedness plan helps your program to respond appropriately and quickly to circumstances that occur.

Hispanic pre-k students with backpacks on and smiling.

ACF Region 4 Spotlights the Oral Health of Children

Community partners help provide services to farmworker families to combat tooth decay.

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