Latest Child welfare Stories

2011-03-03 11:26:00

NEW YORK, March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New York banker Andrew Drexel Allen hosted an evening cocktail reception on March 1 to raise awareness and support for the work of Worldwide Orphans Foundation (WWO) in its effort to address the unique needs of orphans and vulnerable children worldwide through medical, developmental, psychosocial and educational programs.

2011-01-26 09:00:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On April 30, 2011, Fairfax Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) will host its first Run for the Children.

2010-11-18 09:27:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide Orphans Foundation honored CNN news anchor Anderson Cooper for his extraordinary reporting on the plight of Haiti's orphans and vulnerable children at its Sixth Annual Benefit Gala in New York.

2010-11-10 14:23:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Tina Brown, editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast along with Dr.

2010-10-04 23:12:06

Household investigations for suspected child maltreatment by Child Protective Services may not be associated with improvements in common, modifiable risk factors including social support, family functioning, poverty and others.

2010-07-27 23:48:44

Mothers who live in poverty and who have abused their children can stop if they are taught parenting skills and given emotional support.

2010-05-17 11:23:00

Approach Achieves Better Outcomes for Children and Families in the Child Protective Services System DENVER, May 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The state of Ohio will expand to 15 additional counties a pilot project that gives caseworkers the freedom to use an alternative approach to reports of child abuse and neglect and which results in better outcomes for children and families. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070521/LAM095LOGO) From fall 2007 through December 2009, the American...

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  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.