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Posted 4/17/2014

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New Thinking on Brain-Science Therapies Could Help Foster Kids

Therapies based on brain science — and limited use of antipsychotic medications — may be the solution for thousands of foster kids whose traumatic childhoods have left them with depression and extreme aggression.

Posted 4/14/2014

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In VA, Teens Most in Need of Foster Care Homes

Virginia's largest age group in need of homes is between 16 to 18-years-old

Posted 4/9/2014

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Volunteers Aim to Make DHS Family Rooms Like Home

A collection of Oregon churches, businesses and other community members have joined forces to make a difference in the lives of more than 750 children currently in DHS protective custody.

Posted 4/7/2014

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Former Foster Youths Find Hope at Old Oakland, CA Orphanage Site

The 30-apartment complex was built to provide housing for foster care alumni who have aged out of the system.

Posted 3/31/2014

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Parenting A Former Foster Child: Like Learning To Ride A Bike.

A mother of four wishes someone had told her it was OK to feel like she didn't know what she was doing when she was a new parent.

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