Enhancing Support and Advocacy for Children in Kinship, Foster, and Adoptive Families
PL 113-183 Includes Many of Our Recommendationsclick here
With the passage of PL 113-183, the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act, Congress has enacted several of the policy recommendations in the Advocates for Families First agenda. We applaud Congress for these significant improvements and look forward to hearing from our partners as they move these issues forward on the state level.
HHS Refines TANF Reporting on Child Welfare Spending click here
On July 31, the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) in HHS issued new standards for how Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) funds are spent with a refinement in regard to child welfare spending.