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Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on foster care numbers, "less lethal" term, courthouse site history. 

December 02, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Letters on keeping red-light cameras, knowing your neighbors, foster care system.

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Technology connects churches to child welfare needs

Technology connects churches to child welfare needs

Child welfare agency to partner with churches through new technology. 

October 05, 2015 7:04 pm Related Loading…
Conference Saturday will explore early childhood development

Conference Saturday will explore early childhood development

Parents, teachers and students invited to attend workshops at day-long event.

September 12, 2015 2:04 pm Photos

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Suit challenges tribes' rule over Native American children

Suit challenges tribes' rule over Native American children

It seeks to make it easier for kids to live with non-Indians.

July 07, 2015 7:58 pmLoading…
Arizona lawsuit: Placement rules can harm Native American foster kids

Arizona lawsuit: Placement rules can harm Native American foster kids

The Goldwater Institute filed on behalf of two children placed with non-Indian parents.

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Placement of children delayed as concepts clash

Placement of children delayed as concepts clash

Pima County's courts grapple with overwhelming number of dependency cases. 

March 28, 2015 8:30 pmLoading…
Ducey to abortion foes: Help needy kids

Ducey to abortion foes: Help needy kids

Ducey linked his plea with his effort to "fix" the state Department of Child Safety.

February 11, 2015 12:43 pmLoading…

Lawsuit over AZ child welfare could force needed change

State caused harm to kids in foster care system, suit says.

February 07, 2015 5:17 pmLoading…

Lawsuit: Arizona foster kids' treatment 'shocks the conscience'

The plaintiffs are 10 children ages 3 to 14 in Pima and Maricopa counties.

February 03, 2015 7:00 pmLoading…
Tucson couple win national adoption award

Tucson couple win national adoption award

Same-sex couple has also fostered more than a dozen kids.

January 03, 2015 8:00 pm Photos

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Arizona Children's Association in Tucson moving to new site

The organization had spent nearly a century at the same location.

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Tucson social-services firm exits Texas foster contract

Tucson-based Providence Service Corp. has voluntarily ended its contract to manage a pilot foster-care system in west Texas, the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services said.

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Court advocate program hosts coffee info sessions

Court advocate program hosts coffee info sessions

Court Appointed Special Advocates help children in the foster care system. 

July 27, 2014 8:15 pmLoading…
Iggy and Isa need a home

Iggy and Isa need a home

 Isa and Iggy are two of the cutest pups you'll ever meet — maybe a mix of pug/boxer or some-such.

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Volunteers needed to boost foster kids' education

FosterEd aims to assist the thousands of children in foster-care situations by using advocates to guide them through their educational needs.

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Brewer signs bill creating new child-welfare agency

PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer signed groundbreaking legislation Thursday to create and fund a new Department of Child Safety, at least in part to solve problems that she may have helped create.

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