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There is something about standing on your own two feet.

Find out how we are working to ensure that caregivers are in a better economic position to raise their children.

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Let’s build something incredible—A child’s mind.

Find out how we promote programs, policies and practices to increase a child’s ability to learn.

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Childhood is a once in a lifetime experience. Let’s make it a good one.

Find out how we work to protect, strengthen and stabilize families to keep children and youth safe in their homes, schools and communities.

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Eat the apple. However, going to the doctor is a good thing, too.

Find out how we promote better nutrition, physical activity and increase access to affordable high-quality wellness programs.

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The only bars children should see in a lifetime are on the playground.

Find out how we promote opportunities that enable youth to rebound from contact with the juvenile justice system and prevent system involvement altogether.

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Keeping the Benefits Where They Belong

Federal benefits for individual foster youth are being used by Maryland to reimburse the state for the cost of foster care placement. View the video learn more about this issue.

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2014 Highlights:

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