Adoption Assistance and Child Welfare Act
The American Misunderstanding on Addiction Continues
A recent report by the Pew Charitable Trusts indicates that around 50 percent of the population does not believe that addictions are diseases. The respondents emphasized free choice over factors like poverty, racism, hopelessness or biology.
Top Trump Child Welfare Official Fears Potential for Box-Checking with Family First Act
Jerry Milner, the associate commissioner of the Children’s Bureau at the Department of Health and Human Services, recently recalled his initial excitement with federal child welfare finance reform back in the 1980s.