Posts tagged "Federal Law"
Brief: The Reauthorization of the Adoption Incentive Fund: Opportunities to Expand Reinvestment of State Funds into Child Welfare Services

Brief: The Reauthorization of the Adoption Incentive Fund: Opportunities to Expand Reinvestment of State Funds into Child Welfare Services

This fall Congress is likely to reauthorize the adoption incentives program, a federal fund that awards states annually if they succeed in increasing the number of children adopted from foster care. The original fund was created by the 1997 Adoption and Safe Families Act (ASFA) as part of a more global strategy to push states...
Webinar: The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: How Recent Changes to FERPA Can Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Care

Webinar: The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: How Recent Changes to FERPA Can Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Care

SPARC and the Annie E. Casey Foundation, together with the Legal Center for Foster Care and Education (a collaboration of the American Bar Association, Juvenile Law Center, and Education Law Center-PA) held The Uninterrupted Scholars Act: How Do Recent Changes to FERPA Help Child Welfare Agencies Get Access to School Records? webinar on Tuesday, June...
Brief: Adoption Tax Credit: A Guide for State Advocates

Brief: Adoption Tax Credit: A Guide for State Advocates

Authored by Mary Boo of the North American Council on Adoptable Children, this brief is intended to inform state advocates about the adoption tax credit, help them share accurate information with parents and adoption professionals in their communities, and ensure that administrators, adoption professionals, and policymakers understand the value of adoption credits in the future....
Webinar: Adoption Tax Credit: A Guide for Advocates

Webinar: Adoption Tax Credit: A Guide for Advocates

View the presentation from our November 13 webinar, Adoption Tax Credit: A Guide for Advocates, below. You can follow along with the audio recording with the audio player beneath the presentation.

Maximizing Fostering Connections to Benefit Pennsylvania’s Youth