Child Welfare

More than a Million Kids Could Lose Health Coverage Next Month if Congress Fails to Fund CHIP

Despite new indications that renewing the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) could actually save the federal government money, Congress has yet to pass a reauthorization of the program. Nearly 1.7 million out of the 9 […]

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Health Care Needs for Former Foster Youth

Transitioning foster youth have been shown to have an increased need for health care services due to past issues regarding abuse and neglect. In addition, this vulnerable population has an increased risk for mental health and chronic medical issues. Studies show […]