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Posted 9/18/2014

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Florida turns to science to help foster care

The News Service of Florida reports that state officials are developing a more scientific approach to caring for traumatized children in state care, one based on understanding the deep and complex bond that children form with their caregivers.

Posted 9/9/2014

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Judiciary holds LGBTQ foster youth summit

The Maryland Judiciary is holding what is thought to be the first summit in the nation to help judges, attorneys, social service professionals, and others who work with foster youth identify the barriers LGBTQ youth in care face.

Posted 8/22/2014

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White sherriff talks race, police, with his black son

How do you have 'the talk' with your black child if you're not black yourself? Two white adoptive parents share their experience on PRI’s The Takeway.

Posted 8/19/2014

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Foster siblings reunite at summer camp

Each summer, hundreds of siblings who have been separated while in foster care spend a precious week together at camps run by Camp to Belong in nine states. KOMO News interviewed children at the Washington state camp.

Posted 8/14/2014

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Child welfare ideas from the experts

Policy recommendations crafted by foster care alumni participating in the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute's summer internship program are spotlighted in a series of articles in The Chronicle of Social Change.

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