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Social Services

HHS oversees programs and services that improve the well-being of individuals, families, and communities.

Unaccompanied Alien Children

ACF's Office of Refugee Resettlement is committed to the quality care of unaccompanied alien children.


Local programs from across the country that are getting low-income and hard-to-serve families and individuals to work.



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Head Start

Head Start promotes school readiness of children under five from low-income families through education, social, and other services.

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Foster Care

The Children’s Bureau and its services – Child Welfare Information Gateway and AdoptUSKids – provide resources about the foster care system.

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The Children's Bureau supports programs, research, and monitoring to help eliminate barriers to adoption.

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Home Visiting

Home visiting programs improve the health of at-risk children by reaching pregnant women, expectant fathers, and parents and caregivers of children under five.

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Visit the official benefits website of the U.S. government to find out which benefits you may be eligible to receive.
Content created by Digital Communications Division (DCD)
Content last reviewed on June 26, 2018