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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)

Press Release, June 1, 2017: Governor’s Office for Children and Governor’s Office of Crime Control & Prevention to Partner with Harvard’s Government Performance Lab –  Lab Will Provide Technical Assistance to Help Implement Justice Reinvestment Projects

News Article (featuring Senior Policy Analyst Christina Church): Disconnected Youth: Out of School and Out of Work in Rural America, Tim Henderson, Huffington Post

New Report: Review the Children’s Cabinet’s Three-Year Strategic Plan

New Report: Governor’s Office for Children releases combined FY2016 and FY2017 Annual Report

News Article: Governor’s Office for Children Launches Program to Connect Disconnected Youth to Job Opportunities, Mitti Hicks, Montgomery Community Media

Press Release, February 2, 2017: Governor’s Office for Children and the Annie E. Casey Foundation Launch Results-Based Leadership Program  Aims to Achieve Improved Outcomes Among Disconnected Youth

News Clip: Maryland aims to track child and family programs, Julian Sadur, WMDT47 Reporter


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