Finance Reform

CliffsNotes on Family First Act, Part Two: Limiting Support for Congregate Foster Care

As The Chronicle of Social Change reported in multiple stories last week, the Family First Prevention Services Act has become law. It includes the biggest change to the structure of federal child welfare finance since […]

Child Welfare

Family First in Historical Perspective

The Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 has been a year in the making, a carefully negotiated piece of legislation that combines a bipartisan interest in expanding federal resources for families in crisis while […]