Foster Children Still In Hotels Despite Ministry Claim The Problem Fixed
82 children have been housed in hotels since May
The Ministry of Social Services has acknowledged that foster children, including infants, are still being housed in a Regina hotel, despite the ministry’s claim in June that the problem had been solved.
As of Thursday morning there were a dozen children being cared for in a downtown hotel.
In June, CBC’s iTeam revealed that the ministry was regularly placing children in hotels because there was nowhere else for them to go.
Following that report the ministry announced it was launching an emergency plan to get children out of foster homes. READ THE FULL ARTICLE BY CLICKING HERE →