Additional Resources

This section provides additional resources that may be helpful in furthering your understanding of the overall child welfare system. The first part lists a variety of Children's Bureau Web sites that provide detailed information on topics such as child welfare policies and procedures, Federal reporting systems, and child maltreatment statistics. 

The second part lists pages that can be found on the Child Welfare Information Gateway, a service of the Children's Bureau that provides access to print and electronic publications as well as a variety of other online resources that cover a wide range of child-welfare-related topics, including child abuse and neglect, foster care, and adoption.

The third part, Other Sources, lists a variety of online resources that provide additional, in-depth information on the child welfare system in general.