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 June 16, 2017

Legislative Update May 25, 2017

Legislative Update May 11, 2017

Legislative Update April 27, 2017

Legislative Update April 13, 2017

Legislative Update March 30, 2017

Legislative Update March 16, 2017

Legislative Update March 2, 2017

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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