The US Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, announced a funding opportunity for the establishment of a national child welfare capacity building center for tribes. Continue reading Funding Opportunity: $3.8 Million for National Child Welfare Capacity Building Center for Tribes
from http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/ana/news/report-states-consultation-and-collaboration-with-tribes: The Children’s Bureau conducted a review of the states’ 2015–2019 Child and Family Services Plans (CFSP) and prepared a report titled “States’ Consultation and Collaboration with Tribes and Continue reading Report: States’ Consultation and Collaboration with Tribes and Reported Compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act
HHS’ Administration for Children and Families, Office of Family Assistance awarded $1.8 million to eight tribes and tribal organizations in Alaska, Montana, California and Washington to help strengthen vulnerable families Continue reading Tribes Awarded $1.8M for Child Welfare and TANF Coordination
From the website of the Office of Planning, Research, and Evaluation; Office of the Administration for Children and Families; U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services: Fourteen tribes and tribal Continue reading Study of Coordination of Tribal TANF and Child Welfare Services: Interim Findings Report
Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services awarded the tribe a $300,000 grant to create an independent tribal-run family services program for enrolled Omaha members. “We Continue reading Omaha Tribe of Nebraska Plans Native Foster Care System to Preserve Culture
Four South Dakota tribes have applied for federal planning grants to help establish their own child and family services programs. Read more at the Rapid City Journal website.
On Friday, June 27, the Navajo Nation made an historic pact with the U.S. Department of of Health and Human Services to execute a direct funding agreement through the Title Continue reading Navajo Nation Makes Historic Agreement With DHHS to Handle its Tribal Foster Care