This webpage will connect you to the most frequently asked questions and answers (FAQs) on many child welfare topics, including child abuse and neglect, foster care and other out-of-home placements, adoption, and more.
If you do not find an answer to your question, you can submit a question by clicking on the Ask a Question box.
The Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families (ACF), funds two types of grant programs: State grant and discretionary grant programs. The Children’s Bureau website includes a brief description of each type of grant and how it is funded.
The Children's Bureau (CB) has developed the Discretionary Grants Library, an online tool that allows users to search for and view information related to specific CB discretionary grant projects.