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child welfare

The True Face of Residential Facilities' Failures

9/22/2022

The True Face of Big Residential’s Failures

There are many tragic outcomes from residential care that go overlooked if a death or a celebrity aren't involved, writes Dawn Post.

Youth Services Insider
A Federal Bill Could Boost Funds for Home Visiting Program for Parents

9/21/2022

A Federal Bill Could Boost Funds for Home Visiting Program for Parents

A bill in the House of Representatives that could increase federal spending on home visiting programs for new and expectant parents.

Upstream City - Intentional Investment in the Social Fabric of Neighborhoods Can Lift Families

9/20/2022

Intentional Investment in the Social Fabric of Neighborhoods Can Lift Families

Safety grows in neighborhoods where residents look out for one another and band together to solve problems, writes Nora McCarthy.

California Governor to Decide on Family Reunification Bills, and More

9/7/2022

California Governor to Decide on Family Reunification Bills, and More

Bills on California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk aim to prevent foster care removals due to poverty, better protect LGBTQ youth and reduce racial disparities.

Youth Services Insider
American Bar Association Confronts Anti-Black Discrimination in Child Welfare

8/31/2022

American Bar Association Confronts Anti-Black Discrimination in Child Welfare

The American Bar Association has called on legal professionals to come to terms with how the child welfare system’s racist roots continues to harm Black families.

Stormy Lukasavage: Supporting Foster Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

8/24/2022

Child Welfare Ideas from the Experts

Intern Stormy Lukasavage calls on the federal government to address the links between child welfare and youth justice involvement.

    What Child Welfare Can Learn from the Recovery Community

    8/23/2022

    The Six Circles of Uncertainty

    Paul DiLorenzo describes six circles of uncertainty in the child welfare system that create an orbit of frustration for families

    Youth Services Insider
    United Nations Panel Presses Biden Officials on Racial Discrimination in Child Welfare

    8/18/2022

    United Nations Panel Presses Biden Officials on Racial Discrimination in Child Welfare

    A United Nations committee on racial discrimination this month pressed Biden officials about racism in America's child welfare system.

    8/15/2022

    Under a New Law, These Minnesota Foster Youth are College-Bound, Tuition-Free 

    A look at some of the Minnesota students headed to higher education thanks to a new law providing grants to cover their college costs.