In order to provide care to more abused children, Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan Tuesday called on the public to join the foster care
Cuomo has signed legislation to affirmatively give siblings separated by foster care
the right to visit and contact each other.
A pair of reports on Oregon's foster care
system offer an urgent agenda item for the 2017 Legislature.
The number of children in foster care
across the country is not driven solely by child abuse and neglect, but by states' varying politics and approaches to social problems, according to a study at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Nearly 2,700 Alaska children were in foster care
in any given month of 2015--20 percent more than the monthly average in 2014.
The Foster Care
Transition Toolkit includes tips and resources intended to help current and former foster youth access and navigate social, emotional, educational, and skills-based barriers as they transition into adulthood.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 21, 2015-Centene to manage statewide foster care
services and programmes through Washington subsidiary
According to the most recent statistics from the Adoption and Foster Care
Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS, 2013), there are 463,000 children and youth in foster care
in the United States, and 285,000 children leave the foster care
system every year (Administration for Children and Families, 2010).
Following years of crises that have plagued foster care
in Texas, a Fort Worth nonprofit is in charge of the latest effort to remodel the state's foster care
Virginia is the latest state to enact legislation to continue services for foster care
youth after they turn 18, the age they traditionally have "aged out" of the program.
com)-- A new analysis of students in foster care
who attend California public schools reveals a previously invisible achievement gap between students in foster care
and other students, including those from low-income and other at-risk backgrounds.
One of these was a fun cooking activity that enabled a group of children in foster care
to prepare their favourite dish.