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How To Get Foster Parents For Kids In The OYA

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.

A Union For Foster Parents?

March 06, 2013 12:40 p.m.

An Oregon lawmaker says foster parents should be able to make their voices heard in Salem by forming a union.

Jake Dekker Talks About One Kid At A Time

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. 

Improving Oregon's Child Welfare System

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.

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?

Sealing the Cracks in Foster Care

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.

Tea Party

April 22, 2010 9 a.m.

What does the Tea Party look like in Oregon?

A Forest Agreement

Dec. 21, 2009 9 a.m.

Are Eastern Oregon's timber wars over?

Foster Care Finances

Nov. 02, 2009 9 a.m.

How much should people receive to care for a foster child?

Fixing Foster Care

Feb. 05, 2008 9 a.m.

What would it take to improve the foster care system?

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