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Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Florida  Senator Marco Rubio, R-Fla, and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif, has introduced the State Flexibility for Family...
Monday, July 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has issued a Child Welfare Transformation report that reveals progress...
Tuesday, June 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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New York Assembly has passed legislation that will allow adoptees to obtain a certified copy of their birth certificate...
Monday, June 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Colorado nonprofit Realities for Children Boulder County awards college scholarships to former foster youth to assist t...
Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California foster care law is changing to require all kids to be placed in homes with families and not group homes. Due t...
Monday, June 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Indiana Department of Child Services employees will be receiving financial support to further their studies as part of th...
Friday, May 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Alaska Tribal Child Welfare Compact was signed into effect into 2017 by former Governor Bill Walker but the Alaska Federa...
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Indiana Department of Child Services will receive $286 millions of dollars after this legislative session. DCS hopes to...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Maine Governor Janet Mills reconvened the Children's Cabinet after a hiatus. They aim to address child poverty, streaml...
Monday, February 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Arizona initiative "A Community Thrives" is a $2.3 million grant support that The Arizona Republic, Gannett Foundation...
Friday, January 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Kansas Governor transitioning from Jeff Colyer to Laura Kelly has been marked by research dispute about welfare benefit...
Friday, December 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Indiana lawmakers are anticipating a tight budget next year but larger appropriation for the Department of Child Services...
Sunday, December 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb has announced that foster care will expand services to age 23. By extending foster care s...
Friday, November 30, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
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Arizona teens are not taking advantage of services to help them transition out of care. The Annie E. Casey Foundation r...
Friday, November 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California Governor Gain Newsom was elected Tuesday and many are waiting to see what his election will mean for childre...
Friday, November 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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The Indiana Adoption Program and Department of Child Services are partnering with the Indiana Supreme Court to share sto...
Friday, October 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California 's County Welfare Directors Association along with others are clashing over the debate around the future of c...
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Alaska Native tribes and state officials like the governor and governor lieutenant criticize the Indian Child Welfare Ac...
Friday, October 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Indiana Department of Child Services and All Pro Dad is partnering for a foster parent recruitment campaign. They hope...
Friday, September 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $50,000 contract with RaiseAChild (RAC) to support and recr...
Friday, September 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California nonprofit County Welfare Directors Association (CWDA) sponsored Bill AB 2083 . This bill creates a framework...
Friday, September 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California youth-led advocacy organization California Youth Connection (CYC) is the first large scale child welfare tra...
Friday, September 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California lawmaker Assemblymember Todd Gloria introduced a bill that later passed that ensures transgender youth in fos...
Sunday, September 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Florida Department of Children and Families former deputy George Sheldon known as the "champion for children" has passe...
Friday, August 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Louisiana Senator Regina Barrow passed a bill to setup a panel to study how to raise up the age of foster care eligibili...
Friday, August 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California Los Angeles County has a foundation-supported organization called the Asian Foster Family Initiative (AFFI) ....
Friday, August 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Louisiana lawmakers have come up with $1 million in the current budget year to pay to "take care of" youth in foster care...
Friday, August 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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CALL FOR ACTION from Voice for Adoption - The latest Voice for Adoption advocacy updates can be found here . Aderh...
Friday, July 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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CALL FOR ACTION from Voice for Adoption - The latest Voice for Adoption advocacy updates can be found here . Aderh...
Friday, July 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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National - U.S. District Judge Petrese B. Tucker has ruled that Catholic Social Services does not have the right to ove...
Friday, July 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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California Assembly Bill 2119 is known as the transgender foster care bill, that strongly encourages any foster child e...
Saturday, July 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Florida Judge Cindy Lederman is retiring. She is known for handling notorious juvenile cases and advocating for gay ado...
Saturday, June 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Louisiana lawmakers are putting together a tax deal to avoid deep budget cuts. This spending plan would shield the chil...
Friday, June 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Illinois Department of Children and Family Service has been monitored by the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois f...
Friday, June 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
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Alaska Gov. Bill Walker signed House Bill 151 , first introduced by Rep. Les Gara who is a former foster youth.  Th...

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