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The Child Protective Services Improvement Act
The Child Protective Services Improvement Act (H.R. 1534) was introduced on April 1, 2003, by Representatives Ben Cardin (D-MD), George Miller (D-CA), Charles Rangel (D-NY), Pete Stark (D-CA), Carl Levin (D-MI), and Jim McDermott (D-WA). This comprehensive legislation provides new resources to...
What are the effects of ongoing contacts with birth families on older children placed from the publi
We reviewed this question with staff from the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information. (This link will open a new window. To return to NAIC's Web site, close the new window.) Our initial searches of the databases of both Clearinghouses failed to locate research specific to... Joseph and Josephine A. v. Bolson: New Mexico
In 1980, Children's Rights and local attorneys filed this suit against officials of what is now known as New Mexico's Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD). CYFD was making virtually no effort to place children, many of whom suffered abuse and neglect, with permanent families. The parties... Decision-Making for the Permanent Placement of Children Maine
Schedule of Hearings Statute: Tit. 22, § 4038 Within 12 months of the time the child has entered foster care and every 12 months thereafter while the child remains under court jurisdiction If reunification efforts are ordered to cease, within 30 days Persons Entitled to Attend Hearings ...
"Permanency" in the News
Permanency for trainee graduates
The government will provide permanent employment to all graduates recruited as trainees and who are undergoing their one year training in ministries, departments, projects, and government institutions, the Public Administration and Home Affairs Ministry said. The Adoption Council of Canada Celebrates Children & Youth in Care Day
On Ontario's first Children and Youth in Care Day, the Adoption Council of Canada is joining the voice of children and youth in care to urge the province to step up its efforts to explore all forms of ... Lake Hopatcong couple named 2013 Foster Family of the Year
Submitted photo - From left are Foster and Adoptive Family Services President Glenda Y. Elie, award recipients David and Patricia Kovacs, and New Jersey Division of Child Protection and Permanency Deputy Director Valerie Kelly. Do You and Google Need a Relationship Counselor?
Reuters If you're not paying for a product, the saying goes, then you're the product being sold. Another way of saying this is that you and Google -- and you and Twitter, and you and Facebook -- do not ...
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"Permanency" in the Adoption Blogs
February 13, 2012, 7:17 am
There is one of those terms in adoption that is scarier than the most well-written thriller: "Legal Risk." (Okay, I know I gave it away in the title!) And it can be a wild ride but it can also be a piece of cake.
"Legal Risk" means taking custody of a child before said child is legally... Choosing an Adoption Path (Openness, Risk, Age of Child)
February 4, 2013, 12:41 pm
When embarking on the adventure of an adoption journey, there are many choices to make along the way. Financial considerations are at the forefront of many hopeful adoptive parents’ minds, but there are many other factors to take into account.
International adoption is almost... The Great News
October 31, 2012, 5:11 am
I have been following the comments of a reader from this blog and find myself very confused this morning. In the past, I have read on both the United States Intercountry Adoption website and the Joint Council websites where Korea has declared its desire to phase out its need for intercountry...
"Permanency" in the Adoption Forums
Permanency Plan for new baby
May 16, 2013, 6:23 pm
Well - she is, of course, staying :)
Our plan (along with parents, extended family, First Nations Band, and local social workers office) is to file for permanency in August, and thus allowing us to waive the six month residency requirement for finalization.
Because this time we have full...
Guarding your heart with long placements
May 15, 2013, 11:54 am
This is a question for those who have had very long placements and the goal remained RU.
We have had our current placement for over 18 months. The goal remains RU, and BM is receiving intense in home services in a "last ditch effort" per the current CW. Progress is unclear at this point...
My tongue is bleeding...
May 15, 2013, 8:23 pm
Went to the doctor with Firecracker's new foster mom to be...
1. She talked about permanency right in front of him...we have not discussed it with him yet as the move is enough for him to process right now.
2. She asked if he will freak if she takes him to get haircut...um - you don't have...
Can I please just vent?
May 15, 2013, 8:37 pm
We thought our first placement was going to be a walk in the park and that there was no way we'd get TOO attached knowing for sure she was going to family out of state. WRONG.
We were told by her former CW that she is FOR SURE going to relatives out of state....
Well, today I spoke to the...
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Our Family's Struggle
It all began with a telephone call early in the morning of January 2, 1992. My sister in-law was calling asking for help. Her grandson had been detained by Child Protective Services. This was the... Choices: A Single Mom Speaks Out
When people first discover that I am a single parent with nine children, 7 of whom are teenagers or young adults, I am inevitably asked the question, "How do you DO it?" My answer is always...
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