Review of 500 Case Files of Children in DYFS Custody Reveals
PRESS RELEASE Expert examining files states: "I have never seen such a disorganized and inept child welfare system placing all children in out-of-home care at high risk of harm." A review of 500 case records of children in the care of New Jersey's Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) was... Covenant House:
Young adults should see opportunities and choices before them as they leave their childhood behind and begin to take on adult responsibilities. Unfortunately, not every youth starts out on an even playing field. Many begin adulthood without the benefit of a solid support network of family and... Domestic Adoption Trends are Changing
The days of secrecy and shame in adoption are all but gone. Adoption has come a long way since 1851, the year when Massachusetts was the first state to pass a modern adoption law (1851 Adoption of Children Act), which recognized adoption as a social and legal operation based not on adult interests... Adoption Medicine: Healing the Wounds of Troubled Children
During the past decade, a surge in international adoption has lead to the development of a new medical category: adoption medicine. Ten years ago, expertise in international adoption medicine was rare indeed. Clinics developed because a need existed; children adopted from foreign institutions were...
Fibrocell Science to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial and Operating Results, and Host Conference ...
Fibrocell Science, Inc. , an autologous cell therapy company primarily focused on developing first-in-class treatments for skin diseases and conditions with high unmet medical needs, today announced that it will report fourth quarter and full-year 2013 financial results and provide an update on the... SIGA Technologies Reports Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2013
NEW YORK -- SIGA Technologies, Inc. , a company specializing in the development and commercialization of solutions for serious unmet medical needs and biothreats, today reported its financial results for ... Fibrocell Science to Present at Barclays Global Healthcare Conference 2014
Fibrocell Science , an autologous cell therapy company primarily focused on developing first-in-class treatments for skin diseases and conditions with high unmet medical needs, today announced that David Pernock, chairman and chief executive officer of Fibrocell Science, will present at the... CymaBay Therapeutics Appoints Pol Boudes M.D. to Position of Chief Medical Officer
CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company developing breakthrough therapies addressing unmet medical needs in metabolic diseases, today announced that Dr. Pol Boudes has joined the company ...
Waiting Child Adoption from China
July 21, 2013, 8:51 am
The China adoption program has been placing children with additional needs and older children with interested families for a number of years. This path to adoption from China has often been called the Waiting Child adoption or Special Needs adoption. Over the last couple of years this process... Great News!
May 24, 2012, 12:21 pm
Yes, you read correctly, there have been positive changes within the Ethiopian adoption program. This is such great news! There are many of you who have heard about the slow-down of prospective adoption cases and the 90% decrease in cases being processed. On May 10, 2012, a notice was released... All in All- The Kid is Amazing
May 21, 2012, 5:39 am
It seems that I am always blogging that I have been busy. It is always true. I have been so busy lately that it is difficult to find time to sit for more than a second. The end of the school year wrap-up seems to dominate my time and attentions. I am certain that it is the same for you.