The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act

The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) is a federal law that provides grants to states to support the prevention, assessment, investigation, prosecution and treatment of child abuse and neglect. This brief provides background information, summarizes the law, provides […]

On The Pathway of Hope

What would the child welfare system look like if we could better support families before they are in crisis? Learn more in our 2019 signature report.

State Data

Explore data about state approaches, children in care, and how money is invested in foster care vs. preventive and permanency services.