|http://www.acf.hhs.gov/||Administration for Children & Families |
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is an agency that is responsible for federal programs that promote the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals, and communities. ACF provides information and statistics for its services which include Adoption & Foster Care, Child Care and Child Support.
|http://www.aacap.org/cs/root/facts_for_families/facts_for_families||American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry |
Facts for Families provides concise, up-to-date information on issues that affect children, teenagers, and their families.
|http://www.brookings.edu/ccf.aspx||Center on Children and Families |
Provides research and analysis to promote effective policies and programs for children.
|http://www.childwelfare.gov/||Child Welfare Information Gateway |
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services web site that provides information on programs, research, legislation, and statistics to promote safety, permanency and well-being of children and families. Includes child abuse and neglect information.
|http://www.cwla.org/||Child Welfare League of America |
This organization provides Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, Behavioral Health, and Family Development information.
|http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ohs/||Head Start--Administration for Children and Families |
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services program that serves the child development needs of preschool children and their low-income families. See Research for Head Start statistics.
|http://www.aecf.org/kidscount/||Kids Count |
The yearly Kids Count Data Book Online contains a compilation of child well-being indicators including graphs, maps, ranked lists, and state-by-state profiles.
|http://www.missingkids.com/||National Center for Missing & Exploited Children |
Provides information, resources, and statistics for abducted, endangered, and sexually exploited children.
|http://www.preventchildabuse.org/||Prevent Child Abuse America |
Promotes the well-being of children, youth, and their families, and protecting every child from harm. See Research for information fact sheets.