An Onslow County woman accused of impersonating a DSS worker to abduct a 3-year-old child issued a statement Wednesday, saying she never claimed to be with DSS and doesn't understand the charges against her.
A 5-year-old girl, nearly beaten to death, may have to return to the parents who investigators say almost killed her.
The Nevada Supreme Court also just ordered her baby brother back into the home. This comes just one day after the state Supreme Court ordered a review of child welfare in Clark County, where it said the rights of relatives are not being considered in abuse cases.
Ways and Means Committee issued the following news release:
Last night, President Obama signed into law H.R. 4980, the aEurosaEurosPreventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act, bipartisan legislation aimed at reducing child sex trafficking, increasing adoptions and improving child support collections. The bill was introduced in the House by Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI), Ranking Member Sander Levin (D-MI), Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA), and Ranking Member Lloyd Doggett (D-TX).
The Obama administration will pay $9 million over the next two years to give taxpayer-funded attorneys to some of the illegal immigrant children who have surged across the U.S. border this year, the Health and Human Services Department said Tuesday.
The Obama administration is spending $4 million on lawyers for unaccompanied immigrant children in deportation proceedings, a move an influential Republican lawmaker says is illegal and will fuel an increase in illegal immigration.
This follows a quiet welcome for the Malaysian mother, who met her husband Azizul Raheem Awaluddin when she arrived at the arrival hall of the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) before meeting newsmen at Tourism Malaysia's KLIA offices.
Six parents in London, England, unknowingly gave up their first-born child "for the duration of eternity" in an experiment aimed at highlighting how little we pay attention to terms and conditions online.
Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed into law Intro. 187-A, a new bill by Councilmember Laurie A. Cumbo calling for further insight into and reporting of the graduation rates of youth in the foster care.
On September 29, around 50 foster youth advocates and mental health professionals crowded into a conference room in Alameda County California’s Behavioral Health Care Services (BHCS) building to discuss the steps the county can take to reduce the overmedication of children in foster care.
Nearly one out of every 10 social workers is looking for a job outside the profession because of factors including stress and high caseloads, an in-depth study into social worker job-seeking by Community Care and advertising agency TMP has found.
A RAPE victim has been left angry and upset after learning that she divulged intimate personal details to a council social worker who had previously been suspended for two years for sexually harassing female colleagues.
A report issued Wednesday in response to the deaths of two young children whose families had been under state investigation says the state needs more staff to prevent such incidents but that there is no need for a wholesale reorganization of the agency that oversees child protection.