More than half a million children today live in out-of-home care, and many have special problems. The need for well-trained, loving foster parents has never been greater. With this book, Girls and Boys Town offers these committed people the professional tools they need to not only care for foster children but to actually help them get better.
The Senate Judiciary Committee plans to mark up a bill on Thursday aimed at addressing “the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use.” The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), S.524, has bipartisan […]
“Dear Foster Girl, Woman” is an occasional column written by Georgette Todd, a writer and former foster youth. Dear Foster Girl, Woman: What is the best way to prepare foster youth for the real world? […]
U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly last week seemed to walk back his earlier comments in which he proposed splitting up mothers and children who arrived at the border together. In early March, Kelly […]