News from our Federal Partners

News from our Federal Partners

FY 2023 National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative – Category III: Community Treatment and Service (CTS) Centers (Short Title: NCTSI III)

Grant Funding Available (Closing March 27, 2023) — The purpose of this program is to increase access to effective trauma- and grief-focused treatment and service systems for children, adolescents, and their families, who experience traumatic events. With this program, SAMHSA aims to raise the standard of care and improve access to evidence-based services for children experiencing trauma across the nation.

How TANF Funds Were Spent in FY2020

In fiscal year (FY) 2020, combined federal TANF and state MOE expenditures and transfers totaled $31.6 billion. Of that amount only 22.3 percent was spent on basic assistance. Want to know where the money went? Explore the national and state data in detailed tables, pie charts, and an interactive map.

New Fact Sheets from the State Child Abuse and Neglect (SCAN) Policies Database

Four new fact sheets from the State Child Abuse & Neglect (SCAN) Policies Database summarize key aspects of states' child abuse and neglect policies, including defining, reporting, screening for, and investigating child maltreatment.

Enhancing Equity in CW Through Data

OPRE is proposing a new information collection to understand how and to what extent data are used to explore equity in service delivery and child and family outcomes, to identify barriers or problematic data practices, and to explore efforts by child welfare agencies and their partners to use data to reduce barriers across the continuum of child welfare services.