Children’s Advocates Coalition Pushes for Federal Funding and Flexibility for COVID-19 Response
CWDA Among Several Signers to New Federal Advocacy Letter


On Monday, April 27, CWDA joined with several other prominent advocacy organizations urging Congress to increase funding and flexibility for states and counties to serve vulnerable foster children and transition-age youth and support their caregivers and families. 

Key recommendations of the letter aim to:

  • Provide Emergency Financial Relief
  • Ensure Stability of Foster Care Placements and Protect NMDs & Youth Transitioning from Care
  • Allow States and Counties Greater Flexibility

Further details:

Federal Child Welfare COVID-19 Response 4-27-20