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Challenges Faced In Foster Care

What Challenges Might A Child In Foster Care Face?

What Challenges Might a Child in Foster Care Face?

Foster Care

Children are placed in foster care when a child protective services worker and a court have determined that it is not safe for the child to remain at home because of a risk of maltreatment, including neglect and physical or sexual abuse. Because o...

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Nobody's Child

Imagine you are a child. You've never known your dad. Your mom got hooked on drugs and signed you over as a ward of the state. After living with about a ...

Learn About The Issues: The Facts About Foster Care - Parentmap

ParentMap and Carter Subaru have partnered with Treehouse to bring readers information about and perspectives of those impacted by foster care. This month: Foster Care Facts. On any given day there are 1,300 to 1,500 children in foster care in Kin...

Challenges & Solutions

Youth with stable families have a solid foundation to help them answer such questions. Foster youth also have a foundation  – a shaky foundation of loss, despair, confusion, fear, and loneliness. As a community we cannot fix their broken foundati...

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Lisa Ling Talks Tackling The Foster Care System

There are half a million foster kids in this country and an estimated 24000 age-out of the system at 18 every year. In her new docu-series, Lisa Ling takes a ...

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What Is Foster Care?

Abuse, abandonment and neglect are big problems for children - children who end up in the U.S. foster care system. Good news! The Church is even bigger!

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Behavioral Challenges In Foster Care

Gary Benton, family counselor, teaches techniques to work with the behaviors of children who have had many of their needs challenged.

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5 Kids 6 Months - A Journey Thru Fostercare Told By Foster Children

This is our story being abused and neglected with our birth family, Coming into the fostercare system and acting out in our many foster homes, And our ultimate ...

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Challenges Faced In Foster Care

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What challenges might a child face in foster care?