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Social Media at ACF Growing

Get real-time updates about programs promoting the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals and communities.

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Human Trafficking Awareness in Birmingham, Alabama

February is National African American History Month.

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Current Wages, Despite Educational Attainment, Undermine Quality Care Goals

High quality care is related to the strength of the workforce.

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Improving the Health of the Homeless

A project to improve the health and future of homeless Native Hawaiians.

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Finding a Fit with Family Child Care

Family child care providers strengthen the early care and education system by meeting the unique needs of many parents and children.

Look Beneath the Surface: Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

What the FY 2017 Budget Could Mean for Victims of Human Trafficking

Budget proposal reflects ACF’s ongoing efforts to strengthen services to victims of trafficking and build capacity to implement new legislative authorities enacted in 2014 and 2015.

President Barack Obama speaking at the White House Summit on Early Education on Dec. 10.

Fiscal Year 2017 Budget Request Emphasizes Evidence

Budget request continues to propose strong investments in learning for ACF programs.

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Expanding Quality Child Care to Help Working Families Succeed

Exciting new steps to expand access to high-quality, affordable child care.

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When a Healthy Relationship Becomes the #Relationshipgoals for Teens

The uncommon has become common among Teen Dating Violence.

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Wise Guys, a Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program for Boys

How was the Wise Guys sex education curriculum implemented in Iowa, and what lessons did we learn?

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