Latest Family First Tally: 39 States Taking Delay for Up to Two Years
The two main provisions of the Family First Prevention Services Act took effect this month, opening up federal funds for preventing the use of foster care while limiting support for group homes.
New Bill Offers Sweetener to Waiver States on Family First Act
A bill greasing the skids to help states move quicker on the Family First Prevention Services Act is expected to be introduced as early as this week, Youth Services Insider has learned.
Waivers Causing a Rush to Reunification?
As the federal government considers whether or not to renew the Title IV-E waiver that Los Angeles County has been operating under since 2007, it is worth examining the recently released final independent evaluation of the effectiveness of the first several years of the waiver.