Federal Funds for Texas CPS

Share on Facebook    Share on Twitter

Eva DeLuna Castro /(512) 320-0222 x 103

October 8, 2007

Read Full Article >>  

Texas relies heavily on federal funds to pay for child protection and foster care. Unfortunately, federal funds are often too limited or too inflexible to meet our state’s child welfare needs. CPPP’s latest policy brief describes the major sources of federal funds and their uses. It also discusses recent policy recommendations to reform federal funding of child protection made by the Pew Commission on Children in Foster Care and other experts.