Children's Advocates Demand Emergency Relief for Dangerous Shelters in Georgia.
PRESS RELEASE Fact-finding on shelters reveals alarming conditions that compromise the safety and well-being of children in Fulton and DeKalb Counties After conducting expedited fact-finding into the conditions at two emergency shelters in Fulton and DeKalb Counties (the Atlanta metro area),... New Action in Federal Lawsuit Charges Wisconsin is Failing to Protect and Serve Children in Foster C
PRESS RELEASE Child advocates filed a new complaint today in the federal lawsuit, Jeanine B. v. Tommy G. Thompson, charging that Wisconsin is failing to protect and serve children in Milwaukee County's child welfare system. The state took over the system in January 1998 in response to this class... Tennessee Governor Asknowledges Not Fulfilling Agreement to Reform Child Welfare System:
PRESS RELEASE Motion to hold Gov. Bredesen in contempt of court resolved in Brian A. lawsuit (Nashville, December 29, 2003)) Children's Rights and their Tennessee co-counsel in the Brian A. class action lawsuit agreed today to settle their motion charging Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen with... Connecticut Agrees To Give Federal Court Monitor Management Authority Over Child Welfare System
PRESS RELEASE Court Monitor to head Transition Task Force with new power to reform DCF; state admits failure to improve safety and care for Connecticut foster children. All parties in the class action lawsuit, Juan F. v. Rowland, agreed today to give the Court-Appointed Monitor, D. Ray Sirry,...
Adoption celebration follow-through
November 7, 2007, 5:00 am
It's Adoption Week in the UK, and with that information is pouring out around the country aimed at dispelling myths that may keep people from considering joining the ranks of adoptive parents.
The BBC is saying that adoption rights are 'misunderstood' , and given the news that has come out of... November 20th Is National Adoption Day
November 19, 2010, 5:30 am
On November 20, 2010 thousands of parents and children will finalize adoptions. Created in 2000 by the Alliance for Children's Rights, National Adoption Day unites children from foster care with forever adoptive families. More than 30,000 children have been adopted from foster care on National... Kazakhstan Adoption Remains Closed
December 30, 2011, 7:26 am
It has been way to long since I touched base with you on adoption from Kazakhstan. I wish I had information of great changes but that is not the case. At this point, Kazakhstan is not in an adoption relationship with the United States as they are seeking Hague Convention status and have not...