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The tenth and final article in our second Centennial Series highlights the Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008. We also feature a special issue of the Journal of Family Strengths honoring CB's centennial.
|Centennial Series: Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act|
|Journal of Family Strengths Celebrates CB|
|President Signs Universal Accreditation Act|
|New! From CB|
The number of children with one or more incarcerated parents has increased steadily in recent years, and the trauma of this parental separation can lead to a number of negative outcomes. This month, CBX highlights research on reunification outcomes among incarcerated parents and their children in foster care, characteristics of imprisoned parents, and the benefits of contact visitation.
|NRC on Children and Families of the Incarcerated|
|Parental Incarceration and Foster Care Reunification|
|Children on the Outside|
|Characteristics of Imprisoned Mothers and Fathers|
|Contact Visits With Incarcerated Parents|
|State Prison Visitation Policies|
Updates from CB's T&TA Network this month include a blog entry focused on a Pennsylvania family-centered home visiting program and a factsheet series to help States and Tribes implement provisions in the Fostering Connections Act.
|Family-Centered Home Visits|
|Fostering Connections Factsheets|
|More Updates From the T&TA Network|
Every spring, ACF recruits new grant reviewers. Find out how to become a grant reviewer, and read a new site visit report about the Denver's Village program.
|Site Visit: Denver's Village|
|Funding Opportunity Announcement Change|
|Apply to Be a Grant Reviewer|
CBX points to research on the causal relationship between economic downturns and child abuse, the impact of Head Start on the development of school readiness outcomes, and the promotion of well-being through treatment foster care.
|Economic Downturns and Child Abuse|
|Head Start's Impact on School Readiness|
|Engaging Kin and Reasonable Efforts|
|Treatment Foster Care and Well-Being|
|Federal Adoption Tax Credit|
|LGBTQ Youth in Foster Care|
|Evidence-Based Treatments for Child Trauma|
|Drug Abuse Prevention Guide|
|Youth Credentials Tool|
|Family Guide to Child Protection|
|Online Mandatory Reporter Training|
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