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Searching For Support For Gay Kids And Their Families

OPB |June 18, 2014 12:20 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk to a Portland mom who looked for support when her 8-year-old daughter came out as gay — and couldn't find it.

Oregon Struggling To Help Welfare Recipients Find Work

OPB |April 28, 2014 12:15 p.m.

MONDAY: A new audit by the Oregon Secretary of State's office shows the state has a poor track record when it comes to helping welfare recipients become self-sufficient.

African-American Families Discuss Challenges And Solutions

OPB |Oct. 16, 2013 12:15 p.m.

We'll talk with members of the African-American community in Portland about the challenges they face related to raising their children — particularly their sons.

Navigating Political Divisions

Nov. 01, 2012 12:06 p.m.

What's the best way to handle the political divisions among friends and family that often surface in an election year?

Third Parties: Working Families Party

Aug. 17, 2012 12:45 p.m.

Our series on Oregon's minor parties continues with a look at what makes the Working Families Party unique.

Another Take on Having It All

July 03, 2012 9:06 a.m.

In conversations about women "having it all," the focus is often on moms with high-powered careers. What about women who balance parenting duties with inflexible work schedules?

Military Families

Aug. 03, 2011 9:20 a.m.

How are military families handling multiple deployments of their loved ones? What do they need?

Reactions to NY's Same-Sex Marriage Law

June 29, 2011 9:06 a.m.

New York lawmakers legalized same-sex marriage on June 24. What will it mean for Oregon?

Families Facing Cuts

May 03, 2011 9:40 a.m.

Lawmakers are considering cuts to needy families. We'll explore what they would mean.

Staying in the System

April 20, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Why do generations of the same family show up repeatedly in the family court system?

Life Review

March 02, 2011 9 a.m.

What is the personal and societal value of older people sharing stories from their past?

Downsizing as a Senior

May 18, 2010 9 a.m.

What is it like to downsize your life as you get older?

Finding Solutions: What Works and Why for Children and Families in Crisis

April 07, 2010 9 a.m.

What are some solutions for families and children who find themselves in crisis?

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