Family First Prevention Services Act Resource Center

State News

Find the latest state news updates on the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA) here.


State News


New York Foundation Brings on Family First Act Specialist

Chronicle of Social Change, New York

May 2019


Nebraska Takes A Significant Step Toward Families First Prevention Services Act Implementation

Nebraska DHHS Press Release

May 2019


Federal Legislation Prompts DHHR to Move Youth in Residential Treatment Programs Back in State

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

April 2019


Family First Preparation Helps Nebraska Respond to March Disaster

Chronicle of Social Change, Nebraska

April 2019


Northam Signs Foster Care Legislation, Announces Launch of Virginia Fosters Campaign

NBC 29, Virginia

March 2019


On Group Homes, California’s Struggles are a Harbinger for Family First Act

Chronicle of Social Change, California

March 2019


Montana, with Second-Highest Foster Care Rate in Country, Likely Delaying on Family First Act

Chronicle of Social Change, Montana

February 2019


Georgia Eyes 2020 for Family First Act

Chronicle of Social Change, Georgia

January 2019


Federal reimbursement for preventive services aims to reduce foster care numbers

Gainesville Times, Georgia

October 2018


New law aims to keep families together, out of foster care

The Sheridan Press, Wyoming

June 2018


Barron: New federal law helps at-risk families

 

Casper Star Tribune, Wyoming

June 2018