See Also: Indian Child Welfare Act, child welfare agency, child welfare system, Child Welfare Services Initiative
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Resources for Agency Standard Setting
Resources for Agency Standard Setting Adoption Exchange Association (AEA) 820 South Monaco #263 Denver, CO 80224 (303) 755-2806 (303) 755-1339 (fax) American Academy of Adoption Attorneys (AAAA) P.O. Box 33053 Washington, DC 200330053 (202) 832-2222 Website: http://www.adoptionattorneys.org ...
Panel Recommends Fundamental Changes in New York City Child Welfare
PRESS RELEASE Sets Timetable; City Progress Will Be Monitored The Advisory Panel established by the settlement of the child welfare reform lawsuit, Marisol v. Giuliani, issued a report on the placement of children in foster care today, calling for a wide range of fundamental changes in the way... Colorado State Youth Development Collaboration Project
Contact Person: Meg Williams Adolescent Specialist Colorado Department of Human Services Child Welfare Division 1575 Sherman Street Second Floor Denver, CO 80203-1714 (303) 866-4706 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Project Goal The Colorado State Youth Development Collaboration Project... Engaging Fathers in Child Welfare Cases
A while ago, I inherited a combined ongoing child protective services and foster care case. The case had been opened for more than six years prior to my involvement. The two children who had been living with their mother had recently joined a third sibling in foster care. All three children had...
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"Child Welfare" in the Adoption Blogs
Who is Really the Lucky One?
March 24, 2011, 6:11 pm
"She's so lucky to have you! Oh, what a lucky princess she is!" When they say these comments, they do not mean because she has such a spectacularly talented mother(teehee!) but something quite different. I am a bit at a loss for words when strangers and sometimes friends repeat often how lucky... A Caution
February 29, 2012, 2:09 pm
This is probably the most watched of all the countries that I blog about so imagine my surprise when I did a little digging and found a very important [missed] announcement. It appears that back in late January/early February a notice was released regarding adoption from this country. This is... Foster Child to 1st-Time Overseas Flyer: New Beginnings; 41 Yrs in the Making
February 23, 2011, 9:58 am
Being raised in the foster care system between the ages of 5 and 18 was a great rehearsal for what is transpiring in my life today at the age of 46. I am traveling to foreign places, trusting that the people I meet will appreciate and love me, sight unseen. Often, foster children see their...
"Child Welfare" in the Adoption Forums
We are finalized!!!!
June 13, 2013, 6:15 pm
After nearly three years he is OURS!!!!! We finalized the adoption of our son today!!!!
The judge was awesome. He always came across as so stern during the hearings, but he was so incredibly nice to us. The GAL also stood up and said that in his 36 years in the child welfare system he has...
Looking for support and feedback
May 19, 2013, 4:56 pm
Hey everyone! Well my story started way back, I am also adopted. The family I was adopted into was horrifically abusive in every way imaginable, and I was kept a prisoner in my bedroom. I knew I was not loved, many things said and done confirmed that. After several attempts to get help I ran out of...
OT: Interesting project on foster care
May 28, 2013, 9:51 pm
Kickstarter seeks funding for innovative projects. Check out this one- a documentary on child welfare with unprecedented access to a WA state court room. The "trailer" was a tearjerker for me! [url=http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/28120610/tough-love-a-documentary-about-the-child-welfare-s]TOUGH...
White House Petition
June 5, 2013, 9:09 am
My friend started a white house petition to get the ball rolling on changing the child welfare laws in our country: Please consider signing and sharing so we can start a REAL dialogue in this country about the system!!!
Change the child protection system so children no longer suffer and die under...
Stories About "Child Welfare"
Cheryl and Leonard Sokoloski adopted an eight-year-old boy in 1990. Eight years later, their son returned to his birth mother's home. Cheryl started attending a local support group shortly... Practicing Caution in Adoption
Last year, the story of our traumatic decision to find a guardian family for our daughter was sensationalized by the media, painting us as giving away our child. What really happened was that we... Adoptive Mother’s Story
Hi, I am 38 years old, and because my husband and I couldn't have children, we adopted two beautiful children, siblings, 4 years ago. Our family was perfect ,so we thought.Our son at the time of...
"Child Welfare" on Adoption.com
Web Results for "Child Welfare"
Child welfare | Define Child welfare at Dictionary.com
child welfare. services and institutions concerned with the physical, social, and psychological well-being of children, particularly children suffering from the effects of poverty or lacking normal parental care and supervision.
Child Welfare Information Gateway
A service of the Children's Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Provides access to print and electronic publications, websites, and online databases on topics such as child welfare, child abuse and neglect, adoption, and search and reunion.
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Gateway to resources on child abuse, adoption, child support, child care, directory, yellow pages, links, and more.