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Three Alberta children died in government care in the past six weeks, province reveals

EDMONTON — Three children in government care have died in the past six weeks in Alberta, including an eight-month-old baby.

The province revealed the deaths Thursday, and vowed to make all such deaths public within four days. 328 more words

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National Child Day focuses on Aboriginal children in care

REGINA – The United Nations is marking 25 years since the convention on the rights of the child; however Saskatchewan’s child and youth advocate says there’s still work to be done, including reducing the highly disproportionate number of Aboriginal children in care. 223 more words

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Private companies tortured children - now running children's homes and services

(not satire – it’s G4S and SERCO)

Private companies G4S and SERCO have agreed to pay out £100,000 in compensation for restraining torturing kids.

This illegal “restraining” by staff working for subsidiary companies belonging to the two multi-billion pound conglomerates has even resulted in… 192 more words

Hopeless Naivety

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Little wonder they have so much trouble keeping track of prisoners...

Injecting Some Culture Into Child Care. World Cuisine For Looked After Children.

We are all creatures of habit. We like to think that we have the Midas touch in the kitchen, but we all tend to have our favourite meals and set recipe ‘knowledge base’, and let’s be honest, most of us are not great at popping out of our comfort zones and delving into the vast expanses of culinary delights from the far reaches of the globe. 426 more words

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MOE Capacity Building Series, 2 new releases

Someone at the Ministry  must have been busy recently as there have been a bunch of new monographs uploaded in both the Capacity Building and What Works  series. 217 more words

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