The Family Room Blog

November Is National Adoption Month: Engaging Youth Voice in Permanency Planning

November 1, 2020 | Jerry Milner, Associate Commissioner, Children’s Bureau
The importance of youth being engaged in their own permanency planning

Step 2 to Success for Youth: Get a Full-Time Job

October 20, 2020 | Elizabeth Darling, Commissioner, ACYF
Step 2 of the Success Sequence Series

Step 1 to Success for Youth– Graduate from High School

October 19, 2020 | Elizabeth Darling, Commissioner, ACYF
Success Sequencing: High School Diploma, full-time job, and marriage before children

Happy Birthday ECD! The Journey is Just Getting Started!

October 2, 2020 | Dr. Deborah Bergeron, Director, ECD
ACF's Office of Early Childhood Development (ECD) is committed to engaging partners in meaningful ways and bringing unlikely partners together to push our thinking and engage in shared learning and shared action for shared…

Step 1 to Success for Youth– Graduate from High School

September 24, 2020
Success Sequencing: High School Diploma, full-time job, and marriage before children

Safe Return to School Puts Kids First

September 1, 2020
ACYF programs can most effectively serve the holistic needs of young people when we partner with public and private schools, local community and faith-based educators, and their parents by putting kids first on their safe…

Success Sequence = Optimal Health for Youth

August 14, 2020
The success sequence is a proven formula to help young people thrive and become self-sufficient. 

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

July 30, 2020

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the passage of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 Visit disclaimer page . Today, on World Day Against…

The Council on Economic Mobility is Seeking Input

July 24, 2020
The Council on Economic Mobility (Council) is seeking stakeholder input through a…

The Community’s Role in Reducing the Impact of Domestic Violence in Times of Emergency

July 24, 2020
Ways organizations can prepare to respond to victims of domestic violence.