Tagged: Child Welfare
OPB |Oct. 28, 2014 12:15 p.m.
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 12:45 p.m.
TUESDAY: A six-year-old American citizen is being sent to live with her father in Mexico who has a history of violence.
April 03, 2013 12:45 p.m.
We'll talk with the executive producer of "Stuck," a film that highlights the long wait for international adoptions.
Jan. 10, 2013 12:06 p.m.
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.
Sept. 17, 2012 12:50 p.m.
We'll speak with Evan Gibson, who helped rescue eight children from drowning over the weekend.
Aug. 02, 2012 9:06 a.m.
A state audit prepared by Secretary of State Kate Brown's office recommends improvements to the child welfare system in Oregon.
Nov. 28, 2011 9:06 a.m.
What are the options for treating children with autism in Oregon?
Nov. 08, 2011 9:06 a.m.
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.
April 20, 2011 9:06 a.m.
Why do generations of the same family show up repeatedly in the family court system?
March 04, 2011 9 a.m.
We'll look at the cracks in Oregon's foster care system that allow cases of abuse to go unchecked.
Oct. 04, 2010 9 a.m.
How does adoption impact the lives of children, adoptive families and birth parents?
April 22, 2010 9 a.m.
What does the Tea Party look like in Oregon?
April 07, 2010 9 a.m.
What are some solutions for families and children who find themselves in crisis?
Jan. 06, 2010 9 a.m.
What should you do if you suspect someone is being abused?
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