A Tool Kit for Prospective AZ Foster Parents
which explains what it means to be a foster parent and what is required. According to Shawn Thiele, deputy CEO of Magellan of Arizona, it also includes information on behavioral health and other community resources that might be needed by foster parents.
A Parent in Prison
In Arkansas and New York state, advocacy groups have successfully pushed for greater recognition by the courts, the penal system and child welfare authorities that children have a legal right to maintain a relationship with an incarcerated parent when the ...
Foster parent bias
A woman certified by the state to do respite foster care has gotten no placements since she declined to sign a pledge that she wasn't homosexual. Jeanette Krohn worked with Children of Arkansas Loved ... (which includes single parents, like Krohn) to ...
Foster care crisis in the ArkLaTex
With the recent talk about foster care and border control between the U.S. and Mexico, you might be wondering how many kids need help right there in the ArkLaTex. Arkansas ... adoptive parents make all decisions for the child.What are the requirements ...
Debate Over Gay Foster Parents Shines Light on a Dubious Stat
This required several leaps of logic ... and has surfaced in related debates in Arkansas and New Hampshire. Texas state Rep. Robert Talton, a Republican from Pasadena who proposed the ban on gay foster parents, didn't directly raise the issue of sexual ...