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Foster Children Legislation

When Foster Care Becomes Fatal

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 09.08.2013 | Miami
Spencer Aronfeld

Armed with virtually no information about Mr. Roland other than the fact that he was the child's biological father, a case worker reportedly recommended that the child be given to Roland. Shortly after she was delivered to the hands of Roland, he murdered her.

Have We Lost Our Moral Compass? Why Eliminate the Victims of Child Abuse Act?

Michael Piraino | Posted 05.23.2012 | Impact
Michael Piraino

Surely, our country's leaders did not intentionally pull the rug out from under hundreds of thousands of children. I have to believe the elimination of funding for the Victims of Child Abuse Act was an error.

No Foster Child Left Behind

Daniel Heimpel | Posted 12.19.2011 | Education
Daniel Heimpel

Research consistently suggests that childhood trauma, placement instability and a myriad other factors leave many students in foster care far behind their peers in almost all academic measures.

Lucia Graves

Lawmakers Push Legislation On Behalf Of Foster Kids

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As lawmakers push for legislation to increase stability in the lives of foster children, a recent study found that foster children score lower on sta...