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Articles About "Welfare"

Grounds for Termination of Parental Rights Connecticut
Statute: §§ 17a-111a; 17a-111b(a); 17a-112(i)-(k) Circumstances That Are Grounds for Termination Abandonment or Extreme Parental Disinterest Abuse/Neglect Failure of Reasonable Efforts Abuse/Neglect or Loss of Rights of Another Child Sexual Abuse Failure to Maintain Contact Child's Best...
Management Evaluation of New Jersey Foster Care System Reveals
PRESS RELEASE Expert states "DYFS has ... turned its back on the children in its care time and again." An independent evaluation of the management of New Jersey's Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) released today reveals that "DYFS has egregiously failed the children in its care on a...
What You Should Know Before You Adopt a Child
Many of us idealize the major events and celebrations in our lives. We often create blissful thoughts and images of marriages, child births, and holidays. Often overlooked are the possible difficulties, frustrations, and disappointments. Adoption of a child is much the same. While many adoptions go...
Studies Show Many Factors Influence CPS Decision-Making
HHS News Release The Administration for Children and Families in the Department of Health and Human Services today released the results of three research studies on decision-making in the investigation of alleged child maltreatment. These studies found many children whose cases are not...

"Welfare" in the News

The welfare state: Charity that wounds?
Ed Miliband thinks welfare state can hurt those it helps
Food Stamp Fraud, Or Why We Should Abolish Food Stamps
The aim and purpose of a welfare system is to provide the maximum benefit to the recipients at the least cost to ourselves. This seems like a fairly logical thing to be aiming for too. However, there's good evidence that the current US welfare system simply doesn't do this. So, [...]
Welfare Fraud offenders sentenced
Gardaí to join battle against social welfare fraud
A crackdown on social welfare fraud involving gardaí for the first time will begin this summer and will see members of the force scan airports, ports, and other areas for those abusing the dole system.

"Welfare" in the Adoption Blogs

A Caution
February 29, 2012, 2:09 pm
This is probably the most watched of all the countries that I blog about so imagine my surprise when I did a little digging and found a very important [missed] announcement. It appears that back in late January/early February a notice was released regarding adoption from this country. This is...
Quality of (Foster) Life
September 6, 2011, 5:52 am
I've been doing some research on how foster care affects young children.  Like all of you, I am always trying to figure out what I can do to make life a little better for these sweethearts.  Here's what I'm pondering right now: A paper by Troutman, Ryan, and Cardi, titled "The Effects of...
October 18, 2013, 10:58 pm
I've been silent here for many months. This process, trying to adopt my relative's son because his mother cannot care for him, has been heart-wrenching for everyone involved. The last time you heard from me, I was hopeful that Alan would leave the UK to join our family in the US before too...
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"Welfare" in the Adoption Forums

Anyone know what this means?
March 28, 2014, 10:22 am
We have a relative in care... They were transferred from voluntary services to welfare services and now back to voluntary services all in under two months. Anyone have any thoughts as to what this means? No experience in anything other than the switch from welfare to adoption. Thanks!
Four Native American Groups ask the US Dept of Justice to investigate...
February 4, 2014, 12:39 pm
[url=]Native American groups seek child welfare probe - The Washington Post[/url] Kind regards, Dickons
What do you think of this e-mail
February 7, 2014, 8:47 am
I received this e-mail yesterday (but read it this morning). This e-mail was not from social services or from the CASA. It was from a church. What do you think about it? [I]A CASA volunteer (her name) called me the other day. She is looking for someone that would be willing to supervise a young...
RANT! WTH do people do with their brains?
March 13, 2014, 10:00 am
Because the stinking COW I just ran into surely had NO DANG brains engaged when she spoke to me. I'm in my 40's. I'm happy with who I am, I'm confident and I'm assured. I'm also very gray headed, been going gray since I was just about 30 (premature graying I guess) I'm grayer than my 88 yr...

Stories About "Welfare"

I Am A Birth Mother, And It Was the Best Decision I Ever Made
I handed my baby over and the tears began to flow incessantly. I tried to keep them in until he drove away with his adoptive parents. I did not want to make this moment any harder for them. But as my...
Tricked and Trapped
I've had three children adopted out. I was in a thirteen-year relationship with their father and got tired of the abuse in all ways. The day I decided to leave him for good was it. I was living with...
Are You Looking At Me?
It was a mini-reunion away from China. Recently, my husband Ed, our daughter Sarah Zheng-Kang and I had supper together at Betty's Restaurant in Blue Springs, Mo. Our dear friends, Dale and Janice...

Web Results for "Welfare"

Talk:Welfare - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
IP 84's canvass is at WP:Reference_desk/Language#Is_.22welfare.22_aspirational_or_non-aspirational_in_your_country.3F. Perhaps someone else can point out the bias, lack of neutrallity, POV, etc. in her text, and her approach.
California Welfare and Institutions Code Section 22 ...
22. Whenever in any provision of law there is a reference to Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 7000) of Division 7 of the Welfare and Institutions Code or Chapter 2 (commencing with Section 1400) of Division 2 of the Health and Safety Code, if it applies to a health facility, it shall be deemed ...
SodaHead - Lanikai's Answers & Comments
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