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18 results for: foster care
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For people interested in becoming foster parents, the question always is where to start. Agencies will offer training, but you need real...
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With the emphasis this month on foster care, we will hear a lot of appeals for people to become foster parents. The pull to provide a...
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This is National Foster Care Month, and Tuesday was National Foster Care Day. Not everyone has the resources to become a foster parent,...
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A Massachusetts judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against two foster parents, Matthew Tucker and Cassandra...
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One story all over the news lately is the New York foster parent accused of using the system to force young women into prostitution. From...
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One of the least understood and most important parts of a functioning foster care system is having respite care for foster parents....
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A Jewish couple has sued the State of Tennessee, arguing that its funding of creation religious adoption agencies violates the state...
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I had the opportunity to talk to Sandra Flach of Justice for Orphans on her podcast.  She adopted 5 children, including kinship care and...
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NPR has a good article on how a federal law combined with bureaucratic inertia can compound the trauma of foster care. When biological...
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The problems in Texas foster care persist, as does the federal court case involving children without places to go. The parties now have...
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Because of my past work in foster care, I often am asked how the community can help foster families. Here are some practical ways that I...
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Missouri's foster care agency is in the news after a federal review found important deficiencies in its documentation. Although the...