Tag: foster care system

DCS, What works to help families in need

| June 23, 2015
DCS, What works to help families in need

Since the new Department of Child Safety (DCS) was created one year ago, the number of children living in foster care has continued to grow far faster than the number of foster families or the number of staff able to handle their cases. An additional 1,300 children in foster care are overwhelming the system and […]

Continue Reading

As Arizona Struggles to Fix Foster System, Children Suffer the Consequences

| March 25, 2015
As Arizona Struggles to Fix Foster System, Children Suffer the Consequences

Click HERE for an article from the New York Times discussing the effects of the foster system on children.

Continue Reading