OPB | Oct. 28, 2014
TUESDAY: The Oregon Youth Authority hopes to bring in more foster parents to care for some of the hardest kids to place — those who are in the criminal justice system already.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: A six-year-old American citizen is being sent to live with her father in Mexico who has a history of violence.
OPB | April 03, 2013
We'll talk with the executive producer of "Stuck," a film that highlights the long wait for international adoptions.
OPB | Jan. 10, 2013
In this memoir, Jake Dekker tells the unlikely story of how he ended up adopting his son Danny from the foster care system in Washington.
OPB | Sept. 17, 2012
We'll speak with Evan Gibson, who helped rescue eight children from drowning over the weekend.
OPB | Aug. 02, 2012
A state audit prepared by Secretary of State Kate Brown's office recommends improvements to the child welfare system in Oregon.
OPB | Nov. 28, 2011
What are the options for treating children with autism in Oregon?
OPB | Nov. 08, 2011
The Skidmore Prize is given by the Willamette Week to four people 35 or under in recognition of the significant work they do with non-profits in the community. We'll talk with some of the winners.
OPB | April 20, 2011
Why do generations of the same family show up repeatedly in the family court system?
OPB | March 04, 2011
We'll look at the cracks in Oregon's foster care system that allow cases of abuse to go unchecked.
OPB | Oct. 04, 2010
How does adoption impact the lives of children, adoptive families and birth parents?
OPB | April 07, 2010
What are some solutions for families and children who find themselves in crisis?