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What’s It Like To Be a Foster Child?

I recently read a good book – Orphan Train: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline. It is the story of a teenage girl in the foster system, and an older woman, who had also been an orphan. 538 more words

Guest Blog Post- Appalachian Children's Emergency Shelter


ACES is the acronym for Appalachian Children’s Emergency Shelter. It is a non-profit organization set up to serve the children of North Georgia who are placed in foster care and do not have an immediate place to go as well house children longer term. 275 more words

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Finding A Home For Our Son

There is no place like home.  There really is not.  My son has autism and is happiest in his own home.  He lives a simple life.   583 more words


Life Goes On after Election Day in Kansas

I went to bed last night hoping and praying that the status quo in Kansas would come to an end with a changing of the guard. 592 more words


Election Teams In Group, Elderly Homes Under Scrutiny

DENVER (CBS4)- For people who live in nursing or long-term care facilities the process of casting a ballot is not always simple and can be controversial. 399 more words


Children Sleeping Overnight In Dept. Of Child Safety Office Buildings

PHOENIX (CBS Las Vegas) – The Arizona Department of Child Safety has confirmed that children are sleeping overnight in its office buildings when shelters and foster families are not available. 178 more words


Take the Keys and Lock 'Em Up.....

Lock up chronic runaways to keep them safe: Winnipeg police officer

The longer they are on the street, the worse it becomes for them, says Supt. 301 more words