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  • Foster hope for Ohio’s children 20 Apr 2018 16:50 Morrow County Sentinel COLUMBUS — Public Children Services Association of Ohio has released a set of policy solutions to give candidates running for governor an overview of the challenges facing county children services agencies – along with recommendations for addressing them. …
  • Local firefighters and child abuse 20 Apr 2018 02:03 WTOL.com TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - There are 14,000 kids living in foster care here in Ohio and by 2020 it's expected to increase to 20,000. Child abuse and neglect, along with the ongoing opioid epidemic are said to be the blame. Lucas County has 450 firefighters …
  • Across the US, Bills to Curb LGBT Rights Are Failing 19 Apr 2018 00:07 NBC Washington In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are depicted as …
  • Bills to curtail LGBT rights are failing in state legislatures 17 Apr 2018 20:36 Orlando Sentinel In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are depicted as …
  • Bills to curtail LGBT rights are failing in U.S. legislatures 17 Apr 2018 20:14 Hamilton Community News "The left is leveraging the cultural and economic power of big businesses like Amazon and Apple to force smaller businesses and nonprofits that hold traditional views on marriage to shut down," contends attorney Emilie Kao, a religious freedom …
  • Bills Seeking To Curb LGBT Rights Failing Across The US 17 Apr 2018 18:23 CBS Minnesota NEW YORK (AP) — In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are …
  • Bills to curtail LGBT rights are failing in US... 17 Apr 2018 16:54 Charleston Daily Mail NEW YORK (AP) - In a striking shift from recent years, major legislation curtailing LGBT rights has been completely stymied in state capitols around the country this year amid anxiety by Republican leaders over igniting economic backlash if they are …
  • Caring Place presents Helen Carrocci Award 17 Apr 2018 13:21 The Herald Star AWARD PRESENTED — Bobbyjon Bauman, second from right, president of the Ohio Valley Youth Network, received the Helen Carrocci Award during A Caring Place Child Advocacy Center’s 13th-annual fundraising banquet held Saturday evening at St. Florian Hall. …
  • Treehouse Receives $10,000 Grant as Part of KeyBank's $1.9 Million Community Impact Day 16 Apr 2018 16:21 MarketWatch.com SEATTLE, April 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Treehouse, which gives youth in foster care a childhood and a future, received a $10,000 grant from the KeyBank Foundation as part of its April 3 Community Impact Day that distributed more than $1.9 million …
  • Protecting children is everyone’s job 11 Apr 2018 06:09 The Herald Star One of every two children placed in foster care in 2015 was there because of abuse and neglect associated with their parents’ drug use, according to the Public Children Services Association of Ohio. Parents are so intent on feeding their addiction that …