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114,000 Kids are waiting for adoption. Here’s how we can fix it.
Darcy Olsen recommends actions needed to place more abused children in safe and loving homes.Read More
Better drug treatment can reduce the need for special education
Darcy Olsen outlines recommendations to protect infants from the addictions of their parents through quality treatment programs.Read More
Closing Educational Gap for Kids in Foster Care
Jessica Barnett, policy analyst for The Center for the Rights of Abused Children, outlines student-centric policies to help them succeed.Read More
State inaction kills young teen
T’revonsay Sales was murdered in his group home for teens in foster care. Without accountability, these tragedies will continue.Read More
Congress should protect foster children’s Social Security benefits
New York City announced that it would stop taking foster children’s Social Security benefits to pay for their care.Read More
Children in foster care are easy prey for predators
CommentaryIn the News
Agencies closed the cases of more than 100,000 missing foster children before they were found. Many remain missing and the state has no idea where they are.Read More