NEWS & INFO
July 9, 2018
BENJAMIN J. ROTH, THOMAS M. CREA, JAYSHREE S. JANI AND MEGAN FINNO-VELASQUEZ The Village Voice
Reuniting children with their parents is a must — but right now they need lawyers, pediatricians, social workers, and therapists to help them cope
What happens to children once they are torn from their parents?
The separation of immigrant families at the U.S. border cont...
July 4, 2018
Hawaii News Now Lisa Kubota, Anchor / Reporter
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -
Current and former foster youth helped shape legislation that Gov. David Ige will sign into law on Thursday.
The Bill of Rights for children in Hawaii's foster care system will replace the current guiding principles and provide certain addition...
July 2, 2018
Tammy Worth FlatLand
Finally becoming old enough to drink legally is often accompanied by a night out on the town, but the experience can be quite different for foster kids in Missouri.
“We’ve heard stories of kids who were dropped off at City Union Mission by their social worker because it...
It’s just common sense: An adult's past criminal history or history of child maltreatment is not to be balanced against the safety of a child. This is...
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FIRST STAR INSTITUTE TESTIMONY RE: HB 687
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November 19, 2018
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November 8, 2018
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November 2, 2018
Researcher seeks to increase college enrollment, success among foster youth
September 26, 2018
Gov. Brown signs bill to help foster youth attend college
September 25, 2018
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