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Press Release, May 22, 2018 National Governor’s Association Selects Maryland as Model State for Improving Well-Being of Children and Families – NGA Plans Annapolis Visit to Learn from Maryland’s Children’s Cabinet

Press Release, March 2, 2018: Governor’s Office for Children Now Accepting Maryland Youth Advisory Council Applications

Press Release, February 20, 2018: Governor Larry Hogan Named Champion for Maryland Children and Families by Maryland’s 24 Local Management Boards – Governor Recognized for Leadership, Vision in Protecting Struggling Families

New Report: Review the FY2017 State of Maryland Out-of-Home Placement and Family Preservation Resource Plan

Press Release, December 1, 2017: Executive Director of Governor’s Office for Children Wins Innovators Award for Children of Incarcerated Parents – Maryland First in Nation to Prioritize, Fund Services for Children of Incarcerated Parents

Press Release, July 26, 2017:  Governor’s Office for Children Announces $18 Million in Grant Awards to Local Management Boards – Grants Will Fund Programs Aimed at Strengthening Children and Families (View program descriptions of FY18 Local Management Board Awards)

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