Latest Child welfare Stories

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...

2010-05-10 11:03:00

Basic Human Rights a Priority Over Immigration Status of Children and Their Parents DENVER, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Humane Association believes that all children need protection, and that when it comes to child welfare, all children are deserving of services, regardless of their immigration status, nationality, ethnicity or country of origin, or the documentation status of their parents.

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