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One in 10 Michigan kids have had parent incarcerated, new study says

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – In the incarceration debate, we think of a convict’s sentence, we think of a convict’s rehabilitation. But do we pay enough attention to the children left behind? 210 more words


Michigan ranks high among states with parents in prison

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – A foundation is highlighting the number of Michigan children who had a parent behind bars at some point in their lives. 103 more words


New Mexico: Children At High Risk

On April  we celebrate Children´s Day in several countries, so we´ll converse with our guests, Dr. Verónica García, Executive Director of New Mexico Voices for Children and  Ms. 155 more words


Report: Colorado Child Poverty Rate Down But Homelessness Up

DENVER (AP) — A new report says the number of children living in poverty in Colorado has dropped for the second straight year, falling to the same level as before the recession. 116 more words


theatrical research: counting women and baselines for advocacy

Coverage of efforts to track the status of and advocate for the parity for women in theater, film and television continues unabated this fall. I summarized a few efforts and data snapshots that have been collected in a post… 857 more words

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Riley County Commission, October 26 and 29, 2015

Riley County Commission October 26, 2015

Joan Strickler, observer

Commissioners Wells, Wilson and Boyd present, Wells presiding.

The Commission agreed to sign a contract with Westview ATMs to provide an ATM in the County Office Building. 536 more words

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Ohio Children Count

At the Voices for Children conference held Tuesday, July 28th, Sandy Oxley CEO presented a year-in-review update and those attending heard about state and federal policy initiatives. 378 more words

Adolescent Psychiatry