World Wide Wednesday, June 3, 2015

iStock_000003621765_LargeIt’s World Wide Wednesday! Here’s what’s news in the world of foster care and adoption around the web:

  • Addressing the Bigger Picture: Adverse Childhood Experiences. The American Academy of Pediatrics collaborated with Futures Without Violence to develop this free, online module to describe predictable effects of adverse childhood experiences on children’s physical, mental and behavioral health.
  • Meaningful Connections Tip Sheets. These tip sheets from the Children’s Bureau list ways that parents, programs, and community partners can promote child well-being. The tip sheets address the following topics: raising your kin, human trafficking, support after an adoption, and much more. Spanish versions of the tip sheets are available.
  • Fostering Parenting: How to Say Goodbye to Children in Your Home.

Have news you’d like to share? Please post in our comments!

Inclusion in this post does not imply an endorsement by the Coalition for Children, Youth & Families. The Coalition is not responsible for the content of these resources.


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