Child Trauma

Putting Families First

In otherwise contentious and turbulent times, Congress is coming together to support a fundamental American value — family. The Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 passed the House but now faces an uncertain future […]


Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts, #8: State Family Drug Court Standards, Federal Funds for Substance Abuse

The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 12 former foster youths who have completed congressional […]


Hotline Open on Family First Act

Senate leadership on the Family First Prevention Services Act have launched a last-minute effort to pass the child welfare finance reform bill before the Senate recesses for the summer on Friday, July 15. Through a process […]