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Historic Settlement of Lawsuit Against New York City Child Welfare Agency Brings Prospect of Real Re
PRESS RELEASE City and State acceptance of settlement provides unprecedented role for outside experts to guide reform within Administration for Children Services All parties in the largest child welfare reform lawsuit in the country agreed today in federal court to an unprecedented joint...
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While you’re progressing through the placement process, you’ll come across many new terms. Sometimes all of these new terms can become confusing and difficult to correctly pair with their correct definitions. Not only that, but it can be difficult to remember each type of adoption... Foster Parenting: Reaching Out to Support Displaced Children
Family foster care is designed to provide a supportive family environment for children who have been temporarily or permanently displaced from their biological family. Since the 1950s, foster care has been the preferred method of providing for needy children, replacing institutional types of...
The Semi-Permanent "Bruise": Mongolian Spots
September 16, 2009, 4:24 pm
The night Beauty arrived home (December 14, 2007), I gave her a bath just before bed. She had endured a long day of traveling and airports, and I thought it would help her to relax a bit. As I undressed her and snuggled her in a towel in my lap, my eyes widened. Even though I was prepared for... Adopting in Illinois
March 16, 2010, 6:00 am
Welcome to the thirteenth post in our series Adopting In the 50 States. Today, we're in Illinois, where the official snack food is popcorn. Remember, I am not a lawyer, nor do I play one on TV. Consult an attorney or other adoption professional with specific questions. If you have adopted in... The Fear of DCFS
March 11, 2011, 8:30 am
The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) never really meant much to me before I had children and there was never any reason to think about the department after we adopted Elle. DCFS was for other people, people who abused and neglected their children, people who committed crimes and...
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Family Services - First thoughts about
It goes like this: The Grandma calls the Department of Child & Family Services, and states that the unemployed daughter is not capable of caring for all of her kids. DCFS agrees, ... Aug. 22 from 6-8 P.M. at the Russell Marine and Family Services bldg on Brewster Blvd.
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