Broader Approach Urged to Reduce Gun Violence
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October 22, 2013, 5:59 am
Hi everyone! It's been a while since I last posted. Things are still moving around here. Bio mom is still incarcerated, but should be getting out soon as she was accepted into a program. Dads are still not responding. DSS will no longer support the petition of the family friend. There is a...When bio is abused
October 10, 2013, 8:51 pm
I am trying to process my feelings today. The bio mom of some of our boys is abused by their father. I know this is not uncommon in the fostering world, and I have had it before. I have just never personally seen the evidence so clearly, and I have teared up more than once over her pain. ...
How to say "Not on your life!" ...nicely?
November 6, 2013, 1:59 pm
So we adopted our daughter a few years ago, and were cautioned by the judge to never divulge personal info, identifying info, pictures, hometown, etc. to the birth family, because parents remain unstable and unsafe. The birth father death-threated anyone involved in removing his children, and both...Sister has a new placement!
November 2, 2013, 11:46 am
My sister was placed with a 15 month old girl. Originally little girl was taken from bio-mom as she was arrested for theft and the child was with her. Lots of domestic violence and bio-dad has No Contact Order with bio-mom and baby. Case as been open since last year (but don't know when last...
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