ASFA

(redirected from Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997)
AcronymDefinition
ASFAAquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
ASFAAssociation of Superannuation Funds of Australia
ASFAAdoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 (adoption legislation)
ASFAAlabama School of Fine Arts (Birmingham, AL)
ASFAAmerican Sighthound Field Association
ASFAAmerican Society for Apheresis
ASFAAssociation of Science Fiction & Fantasy Artists
ASFAAs-Sunnah Foundation of America
ASFAAmerican Senior Fitness Association (New Smyrna Beach, FL)
ASFAAllen Spiegel Fine Arts
ASFAAssociation Saint François d'Assise (French: St. Francis of Assisi Association)
ASFAAssociation pour la Sauvegarde et la Réhabilitation de la Faune des Antilles (French: Association for Preservation and Rehabilitation of Caribbean Wildlife)
ASFAabdominal subcutaneous fat area
ASFAAmerican Steel Foundrymens' Association
ASFAAmitiés Solidarité France Afrique (French: France-Africa Friendship Solidarity; est. 2004)
ASFAAllied Special Forces Association (UK)
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The Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 in the United States established policies and outcome measures that reinforce the importance of timely permanence for children in foster care.
The Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 built upon principles established in earlier legislation, including the 1988 Child Abuse Prevention, Adoption and Family Services Act, which addressed the issue of in-race adoption with initiatives to recruit minority families for the many minority children in foster care who were ready for adoption.
Unprecedented numbers of children have been adopted from foster care since Congress passed the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997.
The problem with the federal Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997, Roberts argues, is that it has carried on the system's "most glaring injustice--the racially biased removal of too many children from their homes.
Subsequently, the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 (P.
The Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997 and similar legislation must be examined in the context of poverty and single parenthood and their relationship to child maltreatment.
States need to revise their practices to reflect the Adoption and Safe Families Act of 1997.