Social Issues Affecting America's Children - America's Children: Indicators Of Well-being, Child Poverty, Children's Health
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In proclaiming November 24 through November 30, 2002, National Family Week, President George W. Bush noted that earlier in the year he signed bipartisan legislation:
to expand the Promoting Safe and Stable Families Program, which provides States with vital resources to help families stay together and to promote adoption. The program seeks to prevent child abuse and neglect, avoid removing children from their homes, support family reunification services, and help those children who are unable to return home by providing crucial adoption and post-adoptive services.