The Family Room Blog

NCCAN goes virtual for the first time

August 19, 2021 | Children's Bureau Learning and Coordination Center (CBLCC)
Wrap up of the National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect Conference held virtually on July 24-27, 2021.

The Power of Engagement, Support, and Connection

May 27, 2021 | Taffy Compain, National Foster Care Specialist| Children’s Bureau
Learn about National Foster Care Month and ways to engage youth and their families.  

Prioritizing Engagement, Connections for Youth and Families to Improve Long-Term Outcomes

May 1, 2021 | Taffy Compain, National Foster Care Specialist| Children’s Bureau
During National Foster Care Month, we focus on ways the child welfare and legal communities can engage youth and support the development of meaningful connections to promote a child welfare system that truly strengthens…

April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month: How Communities Tackle Prevention With Purpose

April 1, 2021 | Aysha E. Schomburg, J.D., Associate Commissioner |Children's Bureau
National Child Abuse Prevention Month Visit disclaimer page (NCAPM) is an opportunity for us to call special attention to and thank the workers, organizations,…

November Is National Adoption Month: Engaging Youth Voice in Permanency Planning

November 1, 2020 | Jerry Milner, Associate Commissioner, Children’s Bureau
The importance of youth being engaged in their own permanency planning