- Changes considered in handling of Indian child welfare cases
- And even another foster-molester gets caught!
- Maine Worker Finds New Hire Is Lost Brother
- Foster carers left in the dark
- Lawsuit filed over budget cuts to foster care
- Stop sending Nunavut’s foster children away: petition
- Calif. pastor jailed for drugging, abusing 5 girls
- PETITION TO GRANT OMBUDSMAN OVERSIGHT OF CHILDREN’S AID SOCIETIES
- More Children Held in Detention Centers
- LR woman arrested for taking son from DHS office
- Yet another reason to despise Wal-mart
- First Visit
- Foster kids-turned-moms becoming alarming trend
- Expert: LA child welfare system tied up with ‘huge number of false allegations’
- Pre-Trial Hearing Held For Family Dealing With CPS
- DSS explains the safeguards with foster families
- Child abuse expert to speak today
- Judge Denies Request to Have 4 mo. Old Moved –
- Families agree to lift adoption agency out of bankruptcy
- 2009 House Bill 5364 (Make DHS employees liable for false reports )
- Foster Parent Arrested for Child Molestation
|Changes considered in handling of Indian child welfare cases
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 05:25 AM PDT
State lawmakers are thinking about changing the way Wisconsin handles Indian child welfare cases.
|And even another foster-molester gets caught!
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 05:06 AM PDT
He was a local foster parent.
But now, Richard Bain, 48, from Rogers is facing accusations he sexually assaulted a minor and engaged in child pornography.
|Maine Worker Finds New Hire Is Lost Brother
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 05:01 AM PDT
Seven years into his tenure as a furniture mover for a local bedding retailer, Gary Nisbet was joined by a new colleague, Randy Joubert, who looked so much like him that customers asked whether they were brothers.
|Foster carers left in the dark
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 04:57 AM PDT
A new campaign is urging that foster carers be made fully aware if a child has a history of sexual abuse
Note: Half of these foster parents want the money or the kids so bad that they won’t even ask about their background.
|Lawsuit filed over budget cuts to foster care
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 04:55 AM PDT
The California Alliance of Child and Family Services filed a lawsuit in federal court on Friday to stop a 10 percent cut to the rates paid to group homes that care for foster children.
|Stop sending Nunavut’s foster children away: petition
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 04:41 AM PDT
A foster mother in Pond Inlet, Nunavut, has started a petition urging the territorial government to stop sending Inuit foster children to homes in southern Canada, where she said children are losing their culture.
|Calif. pastor jailed for drugging, abusing 5 girls
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 08:47 PM PDT
A California pastor has been sentenced to life in prison for beating and drugging her five adopted daughters and locking them in a garage.
|PETITION TO GRANT OMBUDSMAN OVERSIGHT OF CHILDREN’S AID SOCIETIES
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 08:59 AM PDT
To the Legislative Assembly of Ontario:
|More Children Held in Detention Centers
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 07:32 AM PDT
The detention of immigrant children for federal investigation has led to confusion among consulates and human rights groups claiming that hundreds of children could be detained for months before reuniting with their families, reports La Opinión.
|LR woman arrested for taking son from DHS office
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 07:17 AM PDT
Little Rock police arrested a 25-year-old woman on suspicion of interference with custody and obstruction after she allegedly took her 2-year-old son from a Department of Human Services office while he was in DHS custody.
Note: And another excuse to reopen the Underground Railroad passes us by.
|Yet another reason to despise Wal-mart
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 07:10 AM PDT
Now let me share my thoughts on the Arizona child welfare department that removed those little children and kept them apart from their parents for a month. What a bunch of power tripping, pain in the ass, morons who should never be in a position of authority or have the right to make decisions that impact other people’s lives.
Note: And she’s a worker and a foster contractor too.
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:56 AM PDT
At the end of the visit Brooklyn had lice. AWESOME! Lily and Lucy didn’t have them yet, and Brooklyn didn’t have them at intake so I suspect they came from the visit room. I HATE the facilities where they do visits – they’re gross.
|Foster kids-turned-moms becoming alarming trend
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:45 AM PDT
When Daisy Rodriguez was 18 and aged out of the foster care system that had been her home for four years, she faced a personal dilemma: Pursue a college degree in social work, or start a family.
|Expert: LA child welfare system tied up with ‘huge number of false allegations’
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:44 AM PDT
“Gerardo R., as he is known in court documents, never beat his children. He did not torture them or stab them or brutalize them. He was a loving father who’d always been a part of his children’s lives — and when their mother lost custody, he immediately stepped forward. But he had to fight for his children’s right to live with him.
|Pre-Trial Hearing Held For Family Dealing With CPS
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:24 AM PDT
A three-month-old boy reportedly bitten while he was in foster care became the center of discussion at a court hearing Monday morning.
|DSS explains the safeguards with foster families
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:23 AM PDT
When a Gastonia foster parent was recently charged with molesting the teenage girl who had been placed in his care, it raised questions about how such a thing was even possible.
|Child abuse expert to speak today
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:08 AM PDT
Note: BFD! Like these morons ever shut up.
Jeanne Fowler is speaking on the topic of child abuse, told in her own words, at 6 p.m. today at the Youth For Christ Student Center, 2550 Cheesman Road in Alma.
|Judge Denies Request to Have 4 mo. Old Moved –
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 06:00 AM PDT
HIS PARENTS… JOHNNY MONTALVO AND STEPHANIE PEREZ… SAY WHEN JOHNNY WENT TO VISIT HIM AT CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES A COUPLE OF WEEKS AGO…”I saw my 3-and-a-half month old baby with bite marks on his face, nose, mouth, his neck, and his wrist.”
|Families agree to lift adoption agency out of bankruptcy
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 05:58 AM PDT
An international adoption agency that went bankrupt this summer is almost back in business after prospective adoptive families voted to each pay another $4,000 to get it operating again.
|2009 House Bill 5364 (Make DHS employees liable for false reports )
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 05:49 AM PDT
Introduced by Rep. Tom McMillin (R) on September 15, 2009, to establish that the usual immunity from civil suits for actions by public employees in the course of performing their duties does not apply to a Department of Human Services or foster care agency employee if they file or produce a false report or false document relating to the department, or commit perjury in a proceeding relating to a case or duty encompassed within his or her job duties.
|Foster Parent Arrested for Child Molestation
Posted: 22 Sep 2009 05:41 AM PDT