National  Health Information Center 

Health Information Resource Database

[Inclusion of an information resource in this database does not imply endorsement
by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.]


Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Contact Information

Michael Kharfen
370 L'Enfant Promenade S.W.
Washington, DC 20447

1-800-422-4453 (Voice - Toll-free)
202-401-9215 (Voice)
202-205-9688 (FAX)

Internet Resources


Abstract

The Administration for Children and Families (ACF) is a federal agency funding state, territory, local, and tribal organizations to provide family assistance (welfare), child support, child care, Head Start, child welfare, and other programs relating to children and families. Actual services are provided by state, county, city and tribal governments, and public and private local agencies. ACF assists these organizations through funding, policy direction, and information services.

Publications

Serial publications: Children Today (magazine), Child Support Report, Head Start Bulletin, and Child Care Bulletin--For State and local social service agencies, policy makers, educators, and the general public.

Keywords

You may search for other related entries in the database under the following topics.


Notes


Audit

Date Entered: 3/1/1998
Date Edited: 2/15/2013
Date Revised: 11/7/2007 12:51:06 PM
Health Referral Number: HR0078
Accession Number: DP91A0061

back buttonNHIC Home Page