Adequate financial support is crucial for the estimated 86,581 Latino children involved in the foster care system (HHS, ACYF
, 2010) as these families are confronted with structural inequalities such as poverty, lack of access to resources, and limited upward employment mobility.
Fifty-five million comes from the Personal Responsibility Education Program (PREP), funded under the Affordable Care Act and administered by ACYF
The function of the Toyota Environmental Protection Aid Program for China's Youth, which was jointly established by the ACYF
, the CCYL and TMC in July 2005, is to solicit written proposals for environmental protection activities from China's youth and to offer support to the best proposals.
Not only does NEICE seem to shorten the time that children wait for placement, and save states potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in staff time and mailing costs, the innovative use of NIEM standards in the NEICE lays the groundwork for improving interoperability among a wide range of state data systems," said Joo Yeun Chang, CB associate commissioner at ACYF
Xtria selected by the Commissioner's Office of Research and Evaluation (CORE) of DHHS to redesign and maintain the ACYF CORE Web site to deliver interactive access and broad information dissemination.
maintain the ACYF CORE Web site, create interactive Web spaces
noted that the 2012 Commissioner's Award winners exemplify the dedication, commitment, and unwavering compassion to ensure children are safe, reside in a loving permanent family, families are strengthened, and communities can thrive and can be supportive.
Call Hosted on ACYF Information Memorandum on Social and Emotional Weil-Being
On April 17, ACYF released Information Memorandum (IM) ACYF-CB-IM-12-14, which explains the Administration's priority to promote social and emotional well-being for children and youth receiving child welfare services.
Call Hosted on ACYF Information Memorandum on Oversight of Psychotropic Medication
is also continuing efforts to revise the Third Round of Child and Family Services Reviews.
NAPCWA's commitment to the Administration for Children, Youth, and Families is to have comprehensive recommendations submitted by April 2011 that enable the ACYF
commissioner to make regulatory changes in this process in time for Round 3.