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Head Start programs serve over one million children and families each year in all 50 states, yet millions of others are left out due to limited funding. Over 14 states are investing Head Start funding to improve outcomes for at-risk children and families. This report features several states, including Minnesota, Maryland, Oregon, Massachusetts, and Missouri and their steps to invest Head Start funding to improve equity and opportunity for at-risk children and families.
The SAMHSA Strategic Plan FY2019-FY2023 outlines five priority areas with goals and measurable objectives that provide a roadmap to carry out the vision and mission of SAMHSA related to behavioral health.
This slide deck covers the following topics: effects of prenatal substance exposure on infants and child welfare services; changes in the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) regarding Plans of Safe Care for Infants and Caregivers and updates on What Works in Collaborative Teams and Family Treatment Court Standards.
The opioid epidemic continues to have devastating consequences for children and families across the country, with growing social and financial implications for states. This report highlights effective strategies by Kentucky, New Hampshire, and Virginia to support families impacted by opioid use disorder (OUD). It includes strategies, ideas for maximizing resources and opportunities to support children and families impacted by OUD.
This resource from the Administration for Children and Families and the Children's Bureau describes the trends in foster care and adoption from fiscal years 2008-2017. The data is based upon the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System.
An infographic regarding the Amecian Opioid Crisis. Features statistics regarding the incience of opioid dependence, the impact on children, and what policies can help.
A fact sheet developed by Children's Rights. This fact sheet includes information about prevalence of opoid realted deaths, cost of the opioid crisis, effects on children in foster care, and what federal acts have addressed the opioid crisis.
A data set from the Administration for Children and Families based upon the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System that shows the number of children adopted by state. The data set includes numbers of children adopted in each state for fiscal years 2008 through 2017.
This resource is a short report from the Children's Bureau and The Administration for Children, and Familiies that describes estimated data from Fiscal year 2016. The Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System data describes various subsets regarding children in foster care.