serves as a national legal resource in support of grand families within and outside the child welfare system. Our goals are to:

♦ educate individuals about state laws, legislation and policy in support of grand families

♦ assist interested policymakers, advocates, caregivers, and attorneys in exploring policy options to support relatives and the children in their care

♦ provide technical assistance and training staff are available to provide technical assistance to help assist national, state, regional and local child welfare agencies with implementing federal child welfare laws including:

♦ Family First Prevention Services Act of 2018 (Family Foster Home Licensing Standards, and Kinship Navigator Programs),

♦ Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act of 2014, and

♦ Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008

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Phone: (202) 289-3979