Foster Care Reform: Family First Act Proposes Change to Government Funding Structure

Foster Care Reform: Family First Act Proposes Change to Government Funding Structure






In June 2016, the House of Representatives passed the The Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 (or Family First Act) which promises to change the funding structure for the better. The bill would provide federal funding to reduce the number of children that enter the foster care system while extending funding for young adults after they age out of the system. […]