Our child welfare work is focused on
- supporting investments in families and communities to prevent neglect and abuse, and
- working to improve services and outcomes for children placed in the custody of the Department of Children and Families.
Learn more about child welfare issues and related resources.
- January 2017
We can all agree that children deserve the opportunity to develop to their full potential. In Connecticut, that shared goal can become a statewide reality.
- December 2016
Children do best when they live in stable, supportive families.
- May 2016
Following hundreds of millions of dollars in budget cuts in Fiscal Year 2016, Connecticut policymakers tackled the nearly $1 billion budget deficit in Fiscal Year 2017 (FY 17) by adopting a two-pro