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The Children’s Bureau will honor five winners of its Champion Awards at this year’s 21st National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect. The award recognizes the efforts of agencies, community-based organizations, businesses, courts, individuals, parent leaders, and others who have made exceptional contributions in promoting the health and well-being of children and families.
Paying child support is difficult, if not impossible, without a job.
Healthy parent-child relationships and communities help prevent future dating violence. Post highlights comprehensive responses to youth-serving organizations.
This summer, the Council of Economic Advisors highlighted the power of work as it relates to America’s social safety net. The council’s July 2018 report marks an important moment in our thinking about welfare programs -- similar to when the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program started in 1996.
ACF is increasing its commitment to putting fathers and families at the center of our work by promoting engagement across all of our programs and doing more to support fathers in becoming more involved in their children's lives.
FVPSA partnerships meet domestic violence victims’ needs.
Prevalence statistics about domestic and dating violence and link to fact sheet of ideas for promoting DVAM.
Interoperability, data integration, and data-informed decision-making are essential elements in the delivery of effective human service programs.
ACF political leadership highlight priorities for engaging families at the 2018 National Health and Human Services Summit.