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Summary of the Access to High Quality Child Care Act
On April 11, 2002 Senator Christopher Dodd (D-CT) introduced the "2002 ACCESS Act" to reauthorize the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990. The legislation would reauthorize all funding streams found in the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF). It also proposes to strengthen child...
Options After High School for Youth with Disabilities
One of the most critical turning points in the lives of all young people is the transition from public school to the world of postsecondary education, employment, and life as an adult. Developing independence, exploring one's talents and interests, deciding upon a career path, and pursuing either... HHS Synthesis Report Confirms That Increases in Parental Employment are not Harmful to Children
HHS News Release The Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families today announced a report synthesizing studies in five states that found that adult employment gains under welfare reform have had mostly neutral or positive effects on the lives of young... New Hampshire Parties to Adoption Law
Parties to an Adoption State-Specific Search Results New Hampshire Who May Adopt Statute: § 170-B:4 Husband and wife together An unmarried adult Any foster parent The unmarried parent of the adoptee A stepparent Who May Be Adopted Statute: § 170-B:3 Any individual Who May Place a Child...
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... November is National Adoption Awareness Month
November 1, 2009, 1:00 am
Adoptive parenting comes in quite a few shapes and sizes. There's domestic adoption (open, semi-open, and closed), there's international adoption, there's fostering-to-adopt--and this is just scratching the surface of a few of the "big" ones. (There's also step-parent adoption, adoption within... Benefit to Nebraska Safe Haven Law
October 1, 2008, 6:58 am
The Nebraska Safe Haven law was a very badly written law and the results were predictable. The law was very open ended and allowed parents to surrender children up to the age of 18. Then intent was to allow birth mothers the opportunity to relinquish a child they could not care for and prevent...