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Sobriety Support Program Among A Dozen New Candidates for Federal Child Welfare Funding

A popular model that supports child welfare-involved parents through addiction treatment is among 12 new candidates under review for new federal funding.  Sobriety Treatment And Recovery Teams, known as START, is a model started in […]

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Expand the Scope of Family First Act, and Its Clearinghouse

The Family First Prevention Services Act monetarily incentivizes child welfare agencies to invest in programs that prevent foster care placements. It constitutes the largest commitment to that effort in the history of federal funding. However, there […]

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Family First Clearinghouse Rejects Another Kinship Navigator, Accepts Two New Programs

The clearinghouse created to determine new federal funding eligibility under a new law has considered three kinship navigators, programs that serve as one-stop shops for relative caregivers looking for respite care, access to benefits or […]