Children's Bureau Program Instruction

The Children's Bureau Program Instruction ACYF-CB-PI-18-09 provides instructions on the requirements State Title IV-E agencies must meet when electing their Title IV-E prevention program.

Attachment C included the list of programs and services initially selected for review by the Prevention Services Clearinghouse. The Clearinghouse will continue to select additional programs and services for review on a rolling basis. Join our email list to be notified of updates!

Federal Register Notice

On June 22, 2018, HHS published a Federal Register Notice (83 FR 29122) requesting public comment on initial criteria and potential programs and services to be considered for systematic review by the Prevention Services Clearinghouse.

For more information about how the Prevention Services Clearinghouse will identify and select new programs and services for review, please visit our Review Process page.

Other Clearinghouses and Evidence Reviews

Programs and services reviewed by the Prevention Services Clearinghouse may also be reviewed by other clearinghouses. The Prevention Services Clearinghouse has unique standards and procedures developed in accordance with the statutory requirements detailed in the Family First Prevention Services Act. For more information about the standards and procedures used by other clearinghouses, please visit their websites:

Information about the Title IV-E Prevention Services Clearinghouse can also be found here.