The Maine Children’s Alliance is pleased to join the Annie E. Casey Foundation as a 2012 KIDS COUNT outreach partner. In its first policy report of the year, the Foundation explores the increased number of children living with extended family and close friends, a longtime practice known as kinship care. Stepping Up for Kids: What … More KIDS COUNT Policy Report on Kinship Now Available
URGE THEM TO PROTECT VITAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND PARENTS! Maine’s children, youth and working parents urgently need your help. The Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee is working on a plan to close an anticipated gap in the budget for the Department of Health and Human Services. The Committee is currently considering many of … More ACTION ALERT: CONTACT YOUR LEGISLATOR THIS WEEKEND!
For those that were not able to participate in the Child Welfare Financing Webinar that was scheduled for Friday, April 20th , you have another chance! The webinar was postponed and has been rescheduled for Tuesday, May 8th at 3:00pm EST. To register, please click on the link below or visit http://action.firstfocus.net/page/s/child-welfare-webinar. You will receive … More MCA to co-host webinar on Child Welfare Funding Opportunities: Title IV-E and Medicaid