towardchange:

“The title of this post has become a reminder of sorts. A reminder of what a lack of resources looks like. A reminder of what further cuts on social services by republicans would do to children within a child welfare system already stretched paper thin, and a foster care system already desperately inadequate.”

Originally posted on Rooted In Being:

The title of this post has become a reminder of sorts.  A reminder of what a lack of resources looks like.  A reminder of what further cuts on social services by republicans would do to children within a child welfare system already stretched paper thin, and a foster care system already desperately inadequate.

Treatment foster care is different from traditional foster care.  With traditional foster care, a family/couple/individual has to get licensed as a foster home, afterwards being considered a level 1 or level 2 foster home.
In foster homes with level 3 to 5 certification, they are considered “treatment” foster homes, and must go through continuous training in order to maintain their license.  Children and adolescents placed in these homes must have a mental health diagnosis, and significant behavioral issues.  Treatment foster children come from severely traumatized backgrounds.  They are the “throwaway kids.”  The ones you think of when…

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Your ‘Family Rights’ believing in the best interest of children. The issues which are important to me are, children and their families, the injustices to parents, which may occur, because of inadequate information, mistakes or corruption. This is happening every day. every minute and every second. For years I have campaigned for the rights of children and their voices to be heard.
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