I always knew something was wrong but couldn’t quite put my finger on it. When I spoke to his teachers they would dismiss my concerns. 980 more words
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Two children are in child protective services on Friday after a man left them behind following a three-vehicle accident.
Quebec City police are looking for the 38-year-old man who abandoned a 2-year-old and a 4-year-old after a collision shortly after 5 p.m. 39 more words
Always controversial to collect race-based data but without data, hard to know what is happening and what measures could be taken to address problem areas: 228 more words
The private contractors who look after at-risk kids housed in hotels will be getting some additional supervision of their own.
Citing a government review that found “inconsistencies in the quality of care and in the value of the services provided,” Family Services Minister Kerri Irvin-Ross said senior staff from her department will directly oversee contract workers while the government works to reduce its reliance on private firms. 51 more words
Rare look inside secretive family court reveals parents struggling with poverty, addiction and mental illness
There isn’t a spare seat in this courthouse waiting room on a Wednesday at noon: Multi-generational families sit huddled together, wearing their winter coats. A woman talks on her cellphone, vowing to record her next interaction with the Children’s Aid Society, to have some kind of proof of suspected misdeeds. 2,080 more words