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

Organization URL(s)  

Other Contact Information

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

800-422-4453 (Voice - Toll-free, Child Abuse Hotline)
202-401-9215 (Voice)
202-205-9688 (FAX)


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.

Online Resources

Print Resources

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.

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Review Date

Wed Jun 22, 2011