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adoption

Youth Services Insider

11/1/2022

Number of Youth in Foster Care Dropped Again in 2021

The number of youth in America's foster care systems dropped below 400,000 for the first time since 2012 according to new federal data

10/25/2022

Seeing, Humanizing and Affirming Black Boys in Foster Care and Adoption

Demontea Thompson connects the racist remarks of an L.A. councilmembers to the broader conversation about race and foster care

A Minnesota child custody case that began at the Hennepin County Juvenile Justice Center Reaches the Supreme Court

10/20/2022

How a Chippewa Grandmother’s Adoption Fight Ended Up in the U.S. Supreme Court

An untold story behind the Supreme Court case challenging the constitutionality of the Indian Child Welfare Act.

Youth Services Insider

10/12/2022

Influential International Adoption Nonprofit’s CEO Steps Down, CFO Steps Up

Phil Littleton, the longtime chief executive of Holt International Children’s Services, left his position late last month.

Adjusting to My Adoptive Family

10/4/2022

Adjusting to My Adoptive Family

Three years after I moved in, my adoptive parents got divorced. My brain pinpointed me as the problem, writes George Romero.

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Feds Announce $10 Million To Expand Reach of Adoption Training Initiative

9/26/2022

Feds Announce $10 Million To Expand Reach of Adoption Training Initiative

The federal government will invest $10 million to expand and evaluate the National Adoption Competency Mental Health Training Initiative.

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    Executive Order Pledges Better Support for LGBTQ Youth

    6/27/2022

    Executive Order Pledges Better Support for LGBTQ Youth

    In an executive order issued this month, President Joe Biden detailed his plan to advance equality for LGBTQ youth and adults.

    Why Do Adoption Assistance Payments in Ohio Average Less Than 50% of Foster Care Payments?

    6/13/2022

    Why Do Adoption Assistance Payments in Ohio Average Less Than 50% of Foster Care Payments?

    Ohio could support adoptive parents on par with those who foster. Tim O'Hanlon asks: Why don't they?

    Why Do We Withhold Support to the Adoptive Families that Need it Most?

    3/21/2022

    Why Do We Withhold Support to the Adoptive Families that Need it Most?

    Too often, low-income families don't qualify for the federal adoption tax credit. A federal bill could change that, writes Ryan Hanlon.