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Issue 393: 10/22/2008: Sharing Family Strengths Activity Booklet Available Free

Issue 392: 8/27/2008: Exhibit at CWLA's National Conference

Issue 391: 8/6/2008: Grants Available for Programs Serving Out-of-Home LGBTQ Youth

Issue 390: 7/30/2008: Mentoring Children of Prisoners: Caregiver's Choice

Issue 389: 7/16/2008: CWLA Releases Revised Guide for Juvenile Justice/Child Welfare Coordination

Issue 388: 7/9/2008: Submit Workshop Proposals, Pre-Register for CWLA's 2009 National Conference

Issue 387: 5/28/2008: Managing the Performance of Differential Response in Child Welfare

Issue 386: 5/21/2008: Casey Announces Collaborative on Timely Permanency Through Reunification

Issue 385: 5/15/2008: Reserve Space Today! Exhibit at CWLA's Western Region Conference

Issue 384: 4/23/2008: Call for Nominations for 2008 Adoption Excellence Awards

Issue 383: 4/16/2008: Children's Memorial Flag Day Is April 25

Issue 382: 4/9/2008: April Is National Child Abuse Prevention Month--Fly the Children's Memorial Flag!

Issue 381: 4/3/2008: Protective Factors Survey Webinar

Issue 380: 4/2/2008: Stop Bullying Now! Webcast

Issue 379: 3/26/2008: Register Online for 2008 AIA Teleconference Series!

Issue 378: 3/19/2008: Children's Stake in Social Security

Issue 377: 3/12/2008: RWJF Grant Focuses on Building Healthy Teen Relationships

Issue 376: 3/5/2008: CASA at Columbia Launches Parent Power Forum

Issue 375: 2/27/2008: William T. Grant Foundation Seeking Young Scholars to Study Youth

Issue 374: 2/20/2008: Funding Available for Tribes, Tribal Organizations, and Migrant Programs

Issue 373: 2/17/2008: Tune In to CWLA Radio! Speaking for America's Children

Issue 372: 2/13/2008: Participate in a New Breakthrough Series Collaborative

Issue 371: 2/8/2008: Tune In to CWLA Radio! Speaking for America's Children

Issue 370: 2/6/2008: SAMHSA Grants to Cover Residential Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women

Issue 369: 1/25/2008: Prevention Programs Sought for Field Survey

Issue 368: 1/16/2008: Get Your Payment in by January 18 and Save $25!

Issue 367: 1/9/2008: Research Sought to Improve Capacity of Parents and Caregivers

Issue 366: 12/14/2007: Identify Evidence-Based Programs on New SAMSHA Website

Issue 365: 12/5/2007: Listen In on Improving Safety for Families Experiencing Domestic Violence

Issue 364: 11/7/2007: Freddie Mac Adoption Expo, December 1

Issue 363: 10/24/2007: Nonresident Fathers Research Project Seeking Agency Involvement

Issue 362: 10/17/2007: Nominations Now Open for CWLA's National Conference Awards

Issue 361: 10/10/2007: Reach Child and Family Experts at their Ultimate Point of Purchase! Exhibit at the CWLA National Conference!

Issue 360: 10/3/2007: Report Highlights Inadequate Foster Care Rates

Issue 359: 9/26/2007: Help Find Missing Children Using Your Computer Screen

Issue 358: 9/19/2007: Generations United Providing Funding for Photography Projects

Issue 357: 9/14/2007: Webcast to Address Disproportionality

Issue 356: 9/12/2007: Three Scholarships Available for Foster Youth

Issue 355: 9/5/2007: Join Zero to Three's Child Abuse Prevention Efforts

Issue 354: 8/29/2007: Apply Now for YouthPower Grants

Issue 353: 8/22/2007: Take Action to Support the SBS Prevention Act

Issue 352: 8/17/2007: Teleconference Explores Child Refugee Mental Health

Issue 351: 8/15/2007: Georgetown University Providing Online Summaries of Special Forums

Issue 350: 8/10/2007: CWLA Seeking Proposals for Peer Mentoring Programs

Issue 349: 8/8/2007: Read More About Strategies to Connect Youth by 25

Issue 348: 8/1/2007: The 2007 KIDS COUNT Data Book Is Hot Off the Presses

Issue 347: 7/25/2007: Online Resource for Relative Caregivers

Issue 346: 7/18/2007: CDC Public Awareness Campaign Focuses on Child Development

Issue 345: 7/11/2007: National Adoption Excellence Awards Now Taking Nominations

Issue 344: 7/6/2007: CWLA Needs Your Vote in American Express Members Project

Issue 343: 7/5/2007: Adults' Ability to Run the Government Earns a C- from Teens

Issue 342: 6/29/2007: Gain Greater Visibility, Sponsor with CWLA

Issue 341: 6/27/2007: Case Foundation Looking for Passionate Individuals with Great Ideas

Issue 340: 6/22/2007: Teleconference Discusses Experiences of Immigrant Youth

Issue 339: 6/20/2007: Reach the Movers and Shakers in Child Welfare at CWLA Conference

Issue 338: 6/13/2007: CWLA Gives Your Workforce Access to Discounted Online Courses

Issue 337: 6/5/2007: Calling on Youth for Help to Improve Programs

Issue 336: 5/30/2007: Minimizing Obstacles for Military Families Wanting to Adopt

Issue 335: 5/23/2007: Youth Artwork Contest Seeking Entries

Issue 334: 5/16/2007: Free DVD Encourages Girls to "Just Yell Fire"

Issue 333: 5/9/2007: Download 10 Free Tools for Mentoring

Issue 332: 5/2/2007: Celebrate Children's Creativity on the National Mall

Issue 331: 4/24/2007: Listen In on The Colorado Experience

Issue 330: 4/18/2007: National Foster Care Month Is Almost Here

Issue 329: 4/13/2007: Exhibit for Child Welfare Technology's Movers and Shakers

Issue 328: 4/11/2007: National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy is May 2

Issue 327: 4/4/2007: Read Up on How to Design an Early Childhood Facility

Issue 326: 3/28/2007: Get Your Message to CWLA Conference Attendees

Issue 325: 3/21/2007: Drug-Free Communities Program Expanding, Seeking Applications

Issue 324: 3/16/2007: Teleconference Discusses Trauma LGBTQ Youth Experience

Issue 323: 3/14/2007: Search Proven Interventions with Redesigned SAMSHA Database

Issue 322: 3/7/2007: Support National Safe Place, March 11-17

Issue 321: 2/28/2007: Listen to Public Discussion Series at Your Convenience

Issue 320: 2/22/2007: CWLA Announces New CEO

Issue 319: 2/21/2007: Scholarship Applications Being Accepted for Current, Former Foster Youth

Issue 318: 2/14/2007: International Conference Focuses on Bullying

Issue 317: 2/7/2007: Practice Guide Helps Caseworkers Serve African American Families

Issue 316: 1/31/2007: Policy Brief Reviews Dangers of Youth Detention

Issue 315: 1/24/2007: Help Families Get a Break on Their Taxes

Issue 314: 1/17/2007: Exhibit at CWLA's Conference and Meet Child Welfare's Movers and Shakers

Issue 313: 1/10/2007: Online Conference Will Address Needs of Juvenile Status Offenders

Issue 312: 1/5/2007: Seed Money Available for Local Programs Supporting Grandparents

Issue 311: 1/4/2007: Second Edition of Psychological First Aid Guide Released

Issue 310: 12/27/2006: Organization Promotes Children's Compassion, Courage, and Character

Issue 309: 12/21/2006: Start Planning Early for National Parent Leadership

Issue 308: 12/13/2006: Pursuing Accurate Information on Contemporary Adoption

Issue 307: 12/6/2006: Congressional Foster Youth Internship Program Accepting Applications

Issue 306: 11/29/2006: Parenting Support Information Available in New CWLA Guides

Issue 305: 11/22/2006: Learn About Economic Diversity at 3,000 Colleges Nationwide

Issue 304: 11/15/2006: New PSAs Say Parents Don't Need to be "Perfect" to Adopt

Issue 303: 11/10/2006: Buy a Cookbook this Holiday Season and Support Adoption

Issue 302: 11/8/2006: Conference Examines Substance Abuse and Child Welfare

Issue 301: 11/3/2006: NCCP Study Revisits Children's Mental Health Issues

Issue 300: 11/1/2006: Give Gifts that Keep On Giving

Issue 299: 10/25/2006: Girls Inc. Tests Safe Online Community

Issue 298: 10/18/2006: CWLA Survey Reveals Widespread Use of Postadoption Services

Issue 297: 10/13/2006: Brief Spotlights Low Contraception Use Among Hispanic Teens

Issue 296: 10/11/2006: Promote Your Community as a Great Place to Grow Up

Issue 295: 10/4/2006: National Depression Screening Day

Issue 294: 9/27/2006: Search Under Way for Prudential Community Award and Lewis Hine Award Winners

Issue 293: 9/20/2006: Learn the Facts About Quality Public Schools

Issue 292: 9/13/2006: King County Leaders Share the Secrets to Their Successful Collaboration

Issue 291: 9/6/2006: Do Your Part to Enroll Eligible Children in SCHIP

Issue 290: 9/1/2006: Participants Needed for Breakthrough Series Collaborative

Issue 289: 8/30/2006: New Publication Highlights Information from LGBTQ Listening Forums

Issue 288: 8/23/2006: "Connecting the Dots" to Unify Early Education Systems

Issue 287: 8/16/2006: Urban Institute Looks Back at a Decade of Welfare Reform

Issue 286: 8/11/2006: Summer Steals
Up to 75% off select CWLA Titles and Gifts

Issue 285: 8/9/2006: Site Helps Youth Get a "Pulse" on the World Around Them

Issue 284: 8/2/2006: Campaign Advocating on Behalf of Nine Million Children Needing Health Care

Issue 283: 7/26/2006: New Website Provides Guidance on Evidence-Based Practices

Issue 282: 7/19/2006: Recruiting and Retaining Frontline Youth Development Workers

Issue 281: 7/12/2006: One Agency's Journey to Developing More Effective Supervisors

Issue 280: 7/5/2006: This Year's KIDS COUNT Data Book Shows More Children Living in Poverty

Issue 279: 6/28/2006: Adults Earn an Overall C+ Grade on Teen Report Card

Issue 278: 6/21/2006: Get Tips to Keep Kids Safe This Summer at StreetSentz.com

Issue 277: 6/14/2006: Communities Empowering Youth Program Distributing $30 Million in Grants

Issue 276: 6/7/2006: New Booklet Explains the Sign of Child Sexual Abuse

Issue 275: 5/31/2006: National Collaboration for Youth Highlights Successful Youth Programming

Issue 274: 5/24/2006: Government Website Makes Finding CFSR Results and State PIPs Easier

Issue 273: 5/17/2006: Recognizing Community Health Leaders in the Gulf Coast Region

Issue 272: 5/10/2006: Offering Research Awards, Each Worth $200,000-$400,000

Issue 271: 5/3/2006: From Storytelling to Symbols, How to Best Counsel American Indian and Alaska Native Children

Issue 270: 4/26/2006: Chart Outlines States Where Courts and Child Welfare Agencies Are Collaborating

Issue 269: 4/18/2006: May 3: National Day to Prevent Teen Pregnancy

Issue 268: 4/14/2006: United Nation Convention on the Rights of the Child Holding First U.S. Summit

Issue 267: 4/12/2006: SAMHSA Grants Being Distributed to Combat Meth or Treatment for Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Issue 266: 4/5/2006: Children's Institute National Forum Features an Array of National Experts

Issue 265: 3/29/2006: CWLA Releases Workforce Study

Issue 264: 3/22/2006: OJJDP Distributing Funding for Mentoring Initiatives

Issue 263: 3/15/2006: Study on Child Welfare Court Consent Decrees Available

Issue 262: 3/8/2006: Course Teaches Forensic Interviewing of Children to Frontline Professionals

Issue 261: 3/1/2006: Job Site Connects Child Welfare Employers With Qualified Student Help

Issue 260: 2/22/2006: Gearing up for National Foster Care Month

Issue 259: 2/15/2006: Report Says Early Childhood Educators Need to be Better Educated and Compensated

Issue 258: 2/9/2006: CLASP Examines Children of Immigrants and Their Participation in Early Learning

Issue 257: 2/1/2006: Report Explores Challenges for Rural Families Leaving Welfare and Searching for Affordable Housing

Issue 256: 1/25/2006: SAMHSA Releases First National Survey of School Mental Health Services

Issue 255: 1/17/2006: Teleconference Highlights Legislative and Policy Activities Related to Meth Problem

Issue 254: 1/11/2006: Chapin Hall Evaluates Community Partnerships for Protecting Children Program

Issue 253: 1/4/2006: Knowing the Differences Between Bird Flu and Other Flu Strains This Winter

Issue 252: 12/28/2005: Can Technology Turn Babies into Einsteins?

Issue 251: 12/21/2005: Get the Latest CWLA Legislative Updates Straight to Your Inbox

Issue 250: 12/15/2005: Save the Date and Submit Proposals for the 2006 Juvenile Justice National Symposium

Issue 249: 12/13/2005: Teleconference Explores Community Solutions to the Meth Problem

Issue 248: 12/8/2005: Learn More About CWLA's No Caps on Kids! Campaign and How You Can Help

Issue 247: 12/6/2005: Looking for Afterschool Funding? The Afterschool Alliance has Information for You

Issue 246: 12/1/2005: Mothers Needed to Participate in Autism Study Survey

Issue 245: 11/29/2005: Study Finds Austin, TX, Safest Place for Child Pedestrians

Issue 244: 11/22/2005: Deadline Extended for Annual CWLA Service Awards

Issue 243: 11/17/2005: Kaiser Commission’s Fact Sheet Explains the EPSDT Medicaid Benefit

Issue 242: 11/15/2005: Clinicians Recommend Youngest Hurricane Victims Return Last

Issue 241: 11/10/2005: Third CWLA Teleconference on Meth and Child Welfare is Next Week

Issue 240: 11/8/2005: Do All Your Shopping Online and Benefit CWLA at the Same Time

Issue 239: 11/3/2005: Visit NDAS Online to Read the Latest Information on Children's Health and Childhood Poverty

Issue 238: 11/1/2005: Celebrate National Family Week, Nov. 20-26, 2005

Issue 237: 10/27/2005: Online Guide Provides Web Resources About Family Involvement

Issue 236: 10/25/2005: Give Gifts that Keep On Giving

Issue 235: 10/20/2005: Online Safety Tips Help Give Kids a Fighting Chance

Issue 234: 10/18/2005: The 2005 KIDS COUNT Data Book is Now Online

Issue 233: 10/13/2005: Media Campaign Sends Message to Parents to "Teach Carefully"

Issue 232: 10/11/2005: CWLA Member Authors Shed Light on Child Welfare Issues

Issue 231: 10/6/2005: Star-Studded Auction to Benefit CWLA's Work with Hurricane Victims

Issue 230: 10/4/2005: Read the Latest Issue of Children's Voice Online

Issue 229: 9/29/2005: Latest Census Data Shows More Children Living in Poverty

Issue 228: 9/27/2005: Recognition Program Looking for Outstanding Youth Volunteers in Your Community

Issue 227: 9/22/2005: Website Offers a Wealth of Resources on Starting a Community Playground Project

Issue 226: 9/20/2005: Promote Library Cards in September and Help Open Doors of Opportunity for Families

Issue 225: 9/15/2005: CWLA Teleconference Explores the Effect of Meth on Child Welfare

Issue 224: 9/13/2005: Online Resources for Families Coping With Katrina's Aftermath

Issue 223: 9/7/2005: Share Your Knowledge About Child Safety and Well-Being on the Other Side of the World

Issue 222: 8/31/2005: Economic Research Service Report Takes a Close Look at the Well-Being of Rural Children

Issue 221: 8/25/2005: From Asia, to Africa, to South America, Kids Helps Kids Through New Website

Issue 220: 8/18/2005: The Impact of Children's Severe Emotional or Behavioral Difficulties

Issue 219: 8/16/2005: Foundation Seeks Young Scholars to Study Immigrant Children

Issue 218: 8/11/2005: CWLA Family Assessment Form Now on CD

Issue 217: 8/9/2005: Helping Legislators Use CFSRs to Spark System Improvements

Issue 216: 8/4/2005: Videoconference Focuses on Community Responses to Youth Gangs

Issue 215: 8/2/2005: Online Game Takes a Bite Out of Cyberbullying

Issue 214: 7/28/2005: Teen Prescription Drug Abuse Has Tripled in One Decade

Issue 213: 7/26/2005: Campaign Educates Parents About Health Care for Their Kids

Issue 212: 7/21/2005: Act Early Toolkits Help Parents Spot Developmental Disorders

Issue 211: 7/19/2005: How Can Healthy Marriages Affect Children? Read What Experts Had to Say

Issue 210: 7/14/2005: An Aid for Evaluating Court Performance

Issue 209: 7/7/2005: Provide Input for Nuestras Hijas, a New Publication for Young Latinas

Issue 208: 7/5/2005: Grants Available to Help Children and Youth Exposed to Domestic Violence

Issue 207: 6/30/2005: Reward Hard Work in Adoption Services

Issue 206: 6/28/2005: Say "Cheese" for Generations United

Issue 205: 6/23/2005: Increase Access to Health Care for Underserved Children

Issue 204: 6/21/2005: Dig Up Your Favorite Recipes and Lend Support to Adoption Efforts

Issue 203: 6/16/2005: Expulsion Rates Are Higher for Prekindergarten Students Than for Other Children, Study Finds

Issue 202: 6/14/2005: CWLA Gifts and Books Are on Sale All Summer Long

Issue 201: 6/9/2005: Handbook Promotes Online Safety for Children

Issue 200: 6/7/2005: Twist of Faith Airs at Film Festivals and on HBO This Month

Issue 199: 6/2/2005: Tools for Obtaining Adequate Funding

Issue 198: 5/31/2005: The Fiscal Health of Nonprofit Child and Youth Service Providers Before and After September 11

Issue 197: 5/26/2005: Donate a Phone and Save a Life

Issue 196: 5/24/2005: "Aging Out," a PBS Documentary, Airs May 26

Issue 195: 5/19/2005: Purchase a Heart Bracelet to Show You Support Foster Care

Issue 194: 5/17/2005: This Month's CWLA Teleconference Focuses on Evidence-Based Treatment for Child Sexual Abuse

Issue 193: 5/12/2005: Scholarship Being Offered for Young Men of Color

Issue 192: 5/10/2005: Seminar Focuses on Methods for Empowering Teens

Issue 191: 5/5/2005: Access Mental Health Month Materials Online

Issue 190: 5/3/2005: May Is Foster Care Month

Issue 189: 4/28/2005: Make Your Voice Heard During Cover the Uninsured Week, May 1-8

Issue 188: 4/21/2005: Say No to the Tube During TV-Turnoff Week, April 25-May 1

Issue 187: 4/19/2005: CWLA Teleconference Focuses on Trauma Intervention in Schools

Issue 186: 4/15/2005: Visit eBay this Week to Support the Children's Memorial Flag

Issue 185: 4/12/2005: Understanding Medicaid

Issue 184: 4/7/2005: A Perspective From American Humane on Family Group Conferencing

Issue 183: 4/5/2005: Protecting America's Children: A National Message Mural

Issue 182: 3/31/2005: April is the Time to Unfurl Your Children's Memorial Flag

Issue 181: 3/29/2005: New Publication Will Feature Youth Programs With Proven Outcomes

Issue 180: 3/24/2005: Report Focuses on the Young Children of Immigrants

Issue 179: 3/22/2005: Join Us This Month for CWLA's 2005 Teleconference Series

Issue 178: 3/18/2005: Reaching Out to Former Foster Youth Serving in the Military

Issue 177: 3/10/2005: Webcast Looks at Runaways From the Child Welfare System

Issue 176: 3/8/2005: Register Online Through March 15 for Nonviolence Conference

Issue 175: 3/3/2005: Fellowship Dedicated to Working on the Parent-Child Relationship

Issue 174: 3/1/2005: Sign on to Legislation to Improve Services for Youth

Issue 173: 2/24/2005: CED Makes a Case for Early Childhood Education

Issue 172: 2/17/2005: Join Us This Month for CWLA's 2005 Teleconference Series

Issue 171: 2/10/2005: Call for Workshop Proposals for New England Conference

Issue 170: 2/8/2005: Report Details State-by-State Funding of Child Welfare Services

Issue 169: 1/28/2005: Kids Are Gathering Their Loose Change to Assist Tsunami Victims

Issue 168: 1/25/2005: South Asia Pediatric Societies Receive Direct Support From AAP

Issue 167: 1/21/2005: Toolkit Helps Agencies Build Children's Programs

Issue 166: 1/11/2005: Reading Rainbow Episode Explores the Issue of Children With Incarcerated Parents

Issue 165: 1/6/2005: Reaching Out to Children Following South Asia's Tsunami Disaster

Issue 164: 1/3/2005: Announcing CWLA's 2005 Teleconference Series: Building a Trauma-Informed Child Welfare System

Issue 163: 11/23/2004: Free Parenting Tools

Issue 162: 11/18/2004: Management and Board Leadership After Enron

Issue 161: 11/15/2004: Every Child A Home Campaign

Issue 160: 11/11/2004: Family Team Conferences in Domestic Violence Cases: Guidelines for Practice

Issue 159: 11/8/2004: CWLA's eBay Adoption Awareness Auction

Issue 158: 11/3/2004: Senior Year Scholarships Available for Young Men of Color

Issue 157: 11/1/2004: Celebrate National Family Week, November 21-27, 2004

Issue 156: 10/28/2004: 2005 Kids to Kids National Service Award

Issue 155: 10/26/2004: Give Gifts that Keep On Giving

Issue 154: 10/13/2004: Reuniting Money, Family, and You

Issue 153: 10/5/2004: Child Welfare and Dependency Court: Free Online Tutorial

Issue 152: 9/29/2004: First Nonprofit White Papers

Issue 151: 9/20/2004: The Solution: A Free Anti-Bullying Resource

Issue 150: 9/14/2004: Educational Supports for Youth In Out-of-Home Care

Issue 149: 9/9/2004: State Farm Service-Learning Award

Issue 148: 9/2/2004: National Depression Screening Day

Issue 147: 8/18/2004: Searching for Angela Shelton

Issue 146: 8/10/2004: National Association of Counsel for Children: National Conference September 7-10

Issue 145: 8/3/2004: Health Insurance for Every Child

Issue 144: 7/26/2004: Joseph Kennedy Jr. Foundation Fellowship

Issue 143: 7/14/2004: Managing in Tough Times

Issue 142: 6/30/2004: Federal Grants for Mentoring

Issue 141: 6/22/2004: A Family's Guide to the Child Welfare System

Issue 140: 6/15/2004: Generations United Photo Contest

Issue 139: 6/8/2004: Urban Institute Looks at Welfare and Food Stamp Participation

Issue 138: 5/5/2004: Cover the Uninsured Week, May 10-16, 2004

Issue 137: 4/22/2004: Generations United Grants Available

Issue 136: 4/16/2004: Online Auction for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Issue 135: 4/13/2004: Childhood Obesity: Epidemic

Issue 134: 3/31/2004: Children of Incarcerated Parents: A Bill of Rights

Issue 133: 3/24/2004: TV Turn-Off Week

Issue 132: 3/9/2004: Children's Memorial Flag Day

Issue 131: 2/2/2004: Read Books! Braille Books for Children

Issue 130: 1/7/2004: Tax Information for Adoptive Parents

Issue 129: 12/11/2003: Locks of Love

Issue 128: 12/1/2003: New Resources from Research to Practice

Issue 127: 11/20/2003: MPower: Musicians for Mental Health

Issue 126: 11/10/2003: National Adoption Day November 22, 2003

Issue 125: 11/4/2003: Foster Kids Count Teleconference

Issue 124: 10/22/2003: Good Neighbor Service-Learning Grants

Issue 123: 9/30/2003: What Makes a Solution?

Issue 122: 9/10/2003: Rutgers Network for Family Life Education

Issue 121: 9/4/2003: Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Issue 120: 8/25/2003: The Cost of a Volunteer

Issue 119: 8/12/2003: The Legislative Bills Database

Issue 118: 8/4/2003: Start Something

Issue 117: 7/23/2003: Kinship Care & Financial Care Publication

Issue 116: 7/14/2003: New Resource for Children of Alcohol- and Drug-Addicted Parents

Issue 115: 7/1/2003: The Impact of After-School Programs

Issue 114: 6/23/2003: Supporting Youth Employment: A Guide for Community Groups

Issue 113: 6/2/2003: Serena Merck Memorial Award Nominations

Issue 112: 5/28/2003: Addiction & ASFA

Issue 111: 5/21/2003: Mental Health Services for Children

Issue 110: 5/15/2003: National Foster Care Month

Issue 109: 5/9/2003: Fathers' Rights vs. Children's Rights?

Issue 108: 5/1/2003: Teen Pregnancy Prevention

Issue 107: 4/23/2003: Join Hands Day 2003

Issue 106: 4/21/2003: Study Shows Adoption Openness Leads to Greater Satisfaction Among Birthmothers

Issue 105: 4/10/2003: GAO Report on Child Welfare Workforce Turnover

Issue 104: 4/2/2003: Appalachian Trail Fundraiser

Issue 103: 3/26/2003: Prosecuting Teens as Adults

Issue 102: 3/14/2003: Fact Sheets

Issue 101: 1/20/2003: AOD Funding Opportunity

Issue 100: 11/1/2002: Research to Practice (R2P) Progress Report: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice

Issue 99: 10/18/2002: Searching for the “Very Best in Youth"

Issue 97: 10/8/2002: FAPE Launches New Website on IDEA

Issue 96: 9/23/2002: Rental Housing for America’s Poor Families: Farther Out of Reach Than Ever

Issue 95: 9/11/2002: Children 2003: Imagine an America -- Call for Presentations

Issue 94: 9/10/2002: The William T. Grant Foundation Youth Development Prize

Issue 93: 9/4/2002: September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month

Issue 92: 8/14/2002: America's Forgotten Children

Issue 91: 8/7/2002: ¿Dónde Está la Justicia? A Call to Action on behalf of Latino and Latina Youth in the U.S.

Issue 90: 7/30/2002: Closing the Loop: Evidence-Based Practices in Permanency

Issue 89: 7/9/2002: Breakthrough Series Collaborative: Recruiting and Retaining Resource Families

Issue 88: 6/28/2002: Help Us Help Foundation Offers Tech Grants to Schools and Youth Organizations

Issue 87: 6/21/2002: CWLA's Florence Crittenton Roundtable 2002, "Choices in a Changing Culture"

Issue 86: 6/13/2002: CWLA's Research to Practice (R2P) Takes a Snapshot View of Fatherhood

Issue 85: 6/7/2002: Covering Kids – Back-to-School 2002

Issue 84: 5/22/2002: National HIV Testing Day Campaign 2002

Issue 83: 5/17/2002: May is Foster Care Month

Issue 82: 5/10/2002: Getting Youth Involved in Volunteering

Issue 81: 4/26/2002: A Global Art Competition to Heal the World

Issue 80: 4/16/2002: April 26, 2002 is National Children's Memorial Flag Day

Issue 79: 4/5/2002: Adolescent Pregnancy & Prevention

Issue 78: 3/27/2002: Nationwide Competition of Early Head Start

Issue 77: 3/20/2002: Gateway to Donate 4,500 Computers to Non-Profit Organizations

Issue 76: 3/14/2002: NCCP Examines the Role of Community Development Corporations

Issue 75: 2/25/2002: Eligible Coalitions Are Encouraged To Apply for Drug-Free Community Grants

Issue 74: 2/18/2002: Ways to Help Avoid Health Problems in Overweight Children

Issue 73: 2/11/2002: National Mentoring Month is Over – But the Need Continues

Issue 72: 2/1/2002: Youth with Epilepsy Seek Respect, But Often Face Isolation and Bullying

Issue 71: 1/29/2002: The ABCs of Priority

Issue 70: 1/18/2002: Challenge America Grants Help Artists to Work with Youth

Issue 69: 1/15/2002: Audio Conferences To Address "Making Welfare Work: Reauthorization 2002"

Issue 68: 1/7/2002: What's it Worth To You?

Issue 67: 12/19/2001: Elementary School Principals Applaud Afterschool Programs

Issue 66: 12/14/2001: Eat, Drink, and be Merry (The Safe Way)

Issue 65: 12/10/2001: Websites for Adults To Help Adolescents Cope with the Aftermath of September 11 and for Children To Learn About Afghanistan

Issue 64: 12/4/2001: Generations United Announces 10 KinNET Grants Are Available for 2002–2003

Issue 63: 11/29/2001: Dental Health Is Fundamental for All Children

Issue 62: 11/20/2001: Surf's Up On the World Wide Web

Issue 61: 11/15/2001: November Is National Adoption Awareness Month

Issue 60: 11/2/2001: Collaborative Fund for Youth-Led Social Change Launches a New Initiative

Issue 59: 10/29/2001: Trick or Treat for UNICEF: Activities Galore

Issue 58: 10/24/2001: FRAC Provides Information and Assistance to Assure Nutrition for Children

Issue 57: 10/19/2001: Fight Hate and Promote Tolerance

Issue 56: 10/15/2001: CWLA Announces New Parenting Books and Online Tips for Positive Parenting

Issue 55: 10/5/2001: Youth Organize and Use the Web to Speak Out for Change and Action

Issue 54: 10/3/2001: Parent Involvement Helps Children Succeed in School and in Life

Issue 53: 9/27/2001: October 1 Is National Child Health Day: A Promotion Kit, "Just for Kids" Materials, and Fact Sheets Are Available

Issue 52: 9/25/2001: September Is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month

Issue 51: 9/21/2001: Report Released on Sexual Exploitation of Children in the United States, Mexico, and Canada

Issue 50: 9/13/2001: Talking with Children About Disasters and Violence

Issue 49: 9/7/2001: Covering Kids and Families: Back-to-School Campaign and New Grants Program Will Increase Health Insurance and Access to Health Care

Issue 48: 8/24/2001: Support A Stamp That Will Help Prevent Child Abuse - Act Now!

Issue 47: 8/21/2001: Are You Participating in the Anti-Drug Campaign?

Issue 46: 8/13/2001: Violent Deaths: A National Reporting System Is Needed

Issue 45: 8/8/2001: America's Children in 2001 - Not All the News Is Good

Issue 44: 7/25/2001: Online FosterClub Has Information, Fun Stuff, Chat Rooms for Foster Kids - and Adults

Issue 43: 7/20/2001: When School Is Out, Children Are Hungry - America's Second Harvest Responds to Their Needs

Issue 42: 7/16/2001: What Works: Publications Are Available on Social Service and Child Welfare Programs

Issue 41: 7/13/2001: Teens’ Jobs Can Be Dangerous - Even Deadly

Issue 40: 7/10/2001: Finding Better Ways to Meet the Workforce Challenge: Conference and Preliminary Study by CWLA

Issue 39: 7/6/2001: CWLA and Other Organizations Address Worldwide Traffic in Child Prostitution and Child Sex Slaves

Issue 38: 7/2/2001: New Funding for Children of Prisoners

Issue 37: 6/26/2001: The Child Rights Information Network (CRIN) Serves Organizations and Individuals Worldwide

Issue 36: 6/18/2001: Teen Birth Rates Fall 19% According to Kids Count 2001

Issue 35: 6/15/2001: Free Resources and Documentary TV Show on Gun Safety Issues

Issue 34: 6/12/2001: EPeers Website for Teens and Tweens Focuses on Anti-Drug Information

Issue 33: 6/7/2001: New Report on Juvenile Justice Initiatives: Less Cost, More Safety

Issue 32: 6/1/2001: Video for New Parents Advises: Begin with Love

Issue 31: 5/30/2001: Funds Are Available for Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) Awareness and Education Project

Issue 30: 5/22/2001: The School Zone Offers Children (and Adults) Links to Information and Help with Homework

Issue 29: 5/16/2001: Girls and the Juvenile Justice System

Issue 28: 5/14/2001: Child & Family WebGuide

Issue 27: 5/10/2001: AmeriCorps Promise Fellows

Issue 26: 5/4/2001: Strategies for Foster Parent Recruitment and Retention

Issue 25: 4/27/2001: Drug-Free Communities Support Program Announced

Issue 24: 4/25/2001: Studies Available on Teens’ Activities and Attitudes

Issue 23: 4/12/2001: Child Welfare Organizations Can Collaborate with Local Governments on Multiyear Grants for Increased Mental Health Prevention and Early Intervention

Issue 22: 4/6/2001: Fly the Children’s Memorial Flag To Commemorate April as National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Issue 21: 3/30/2001: Teen Parents: Program Grants, Recommendations, and Publications Available

Issue 20: 3/23/2001: Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) Offers Free Decision Support System (DSS) to Assist Research Aspects of Programs

Issue 19: 3/19/2001: Studies of Some Results of the 1996 Welfare Law Are Now Available Online

Issue 18: 3/15/2001: Myths, Facts, and Illicit Drugs: What You Should Know- Series to Be Broadcast on Satellite and Internet

Issue 17: 3/5/2001: Two Organizations Offer Grants to Prevent Youth Violence

Issue 16: 3/2/2001: Research and Publications Available on Learning Disorders

Issue 15: 2/27/2001: Highlights of Census Bureau Population Statistics in Recognition of African American History Month

Issue 14: 2/26/2001: Casey Family Programs and Orphan Foundation of America

Issue 13: 2/16/2001: Grants for Inner City Asthma Intervention Awarded by CDC

Issue 12: 2/16/2001: Nominations Due for "Coming Up Taller" Awards

Issue 11: 2/9/2001: 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants Available

Issue 10: 2/2/2001: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative: Reclaiming Futures

Issue 9: 2/1/2001: New Grants To Support Mentoring Efforts for At-Risk Youth

Issue 8: 1/26/2001: EPA Releases First-Ever Report on America’s Children and the Environment

Issue 7: 1/17/2001: Mental Health Benefits Under SCHIP

Issue 6: 1/12/2001: OJJDP Site Releases the Comprehensive Program Plan for Fiscal Year 2001

Issue 5: 12/15/2000: Investing Welfare Funds in Teen Pregnancy Prevention

Issue 4: 12/8/2000: New Statistics Show Only Small Percentage of Eligible Families Receive Child Care Help

Issue 3: 12/5/2000: Bureau of Justice Statistics Releases First Comprehensive Look at Children with Incarcerated Parents

Issue 2: 11/22/2000: A Child Rights Agenda for the Coming Decade

Issue 1: 11/17/2000: $9 Million in Grants to Bolster Local Anti-drug Programs

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