Advocacy & Outreach

CAFAF Legislative Advocacy Public Policy

CAFAF legislative advocacy tracks bills, legislation and issues relevant to foster, adoptive and relative caregivers.

You Can Make A Difference with Legislative Advocacy

Effective Legislative Advocacy helps influence those who make the laws and policies concerning children and families. It doesn’t matter what party you support, we need you to get involved.

Questions? Email our Outreach Social Worker/Legislative Liaison Carolyn Goodridge or contact her by telephone at 860.258.3400.

CAFAF Legislative Agenda Information

Sibling Bill Of Rights

CAFAF Legislative Happenings

Legislative Update February 16, 2017

Legislative Update February 2, 2017

Legislative Update January 2017

Legislative Update April 2016

CAFAF Supported Bills

Foster Kinship Bill April 2016

New Public Acts Regarding Foster Care

DCF Legislative Summary 2016

DCF Legislative Summary 2015

DCF Legislative Summary 2014

DCF Legislative Summary 2013

DCF Legislative Summary 2012

DCF Legislative Summary 2011

DCF Legislative Summary 2010

DCF Legislative Summary 2009

DCF Legislative Summary 2008

DCF Legislative Summary 2007

DCF Legislative Summary 2006

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Upcoming Events

8:00 am Avenue of Dreams @ Mystic Marriott
Avenue of Dreams @ Mystic Marriott
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
At the Avenue of Dreams event, we provide foster & adopted girls (13-19) with free prom dresses, shoes, makeup and accessories in addition to motivational workshops and more! We encourage caregivers & mentors to share[...]
all-day SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annua... @ Trumbull Marriott
SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annua... @ Trumbull Marriott
May 5 – May 6 all-day
SAVE THE DATE – CAFAF 22nd Annual Conference at the Trumbull Marriott Click Here to Download the 2017 Call for Proposal Click Here to Download the 2017 Vendor Contract