Adolescent female military dependents may be at higher risk than civilians for eating disorders and associated problems, according to a study released today in the online version of the International Journal of Eating Disorders. TheShow More Summary
What are the limits of the doctor/patient privilege as it relates to an admission of child abuse? Can a doctor, or a psychiatrist, call the police, or children's services, if the psychiatrist suspects his client of child sexual abuse; or, indeed, if the client has admitted to it? The answer......
Last month, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio and Gladys Carríon, commissioner of the New York City Administration for Children's Services (A.C.S.), ended their partnership with two of the major adoption agencies of New York City. These...Show More Summary
Saturday, 10 a.m.: A Jewish chanting and meditation service is offered for those wanting to find personal meaning, experience the peace of Shabbat and connect to a deeper spiritual self. For children, a service designed to give an opportunity to connect to the spiritual aspect of Judaism through songs and stories is offered. Show More Summary
The Children’s Services department in Lucas County, Ohio has launched an investigation after a 7-year-old first grade student said that two of her classmates forced her to perform sex acts on them at a charter school. Rise and Shine Academy CEO Dr. Pat McKinstry told WTOL that the school...
A father from Georgia, John Blue, spent seven months in jail for a crime he didn’t commit. Blue was charged with attacking a Division of Family and Children’s Services worker when she came to investigate the family. Blue has lost his...Show More Summary
The Jewish Child Care Association has a new leader. Ronald Richter, a current New York State Family Court judge and the former commissioner of the city's Administration for Children's Services, has... To view the full story, click the title link.
Four-year-old Rivka Kutsy and her sister Chaya, 3, reportedly disappeared Jan. 31 after a children's services agency wanted to talk to their parents
The six-alarm fire that firefighters are battling in Williamsburg is at a record storage facility. Many of its clients are city agencies, such as the Health & Hospitals Corporation and Administration for Children's Services. [ more › ]
The British Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (Ofsted) denied Middle Rasen Primary School its highest score because the student population was too English. An Ofsted report gave the school top marks in...Show More Summary
Post by Linda Sharps. I always feel enormously unhappy when I see stories of children with service dogs being denied service somewhere. It seems like such a difficult issue, because on the one hand, you’ve got the ADA service animalShow More Summary
It was my understanding that all schools had to provide for children with service animals. This school district seems to be playing word games – that they will allow the
Both of them ain’t isht! Dwight Howard’s Baby Mama Royce Reed Investigated For Child Abuse Via TMZ reports: Dwight Howard’s son has had a rougher time than anyone thought … the baby mama who reported Dwight to Children’s Services
Dwight Howard's son has had a rougher time than anyone thought... the baby mama who reported Dwight to Children's Services for belting their son was herself investigated for the exact same thing.The Florida Dept. of Children and Families (DCF) got…
"Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" star Mama June is now in the crosshairs of children's services and local police... TMZ has learned.Sources connected to law enforcement tell TMZ... children's services was alerted shortly after we broke the story…
An Athens-Clarke County public-private partnership pilot that hoped to deal with the Department of Family and Children’s Services’s long-standing staffing and care issues has been delayed indefinitely. The Athens Banner-Herald reports...Show More Summary
A former supervisor at the Administration for Children’s Services who was prosecuted for failing to prevent the death a 4-year-old Brooklyn girl received a clean slate Tuesday - but her resentment for getting charged in the first place still burns.
Joyce Thacker, former director of Children’s Services at Rotherham, has been asked to write to MPs with a "full explanation" for why she had omitted key information when giving evidence to the House of Commons Home Affairs Committee....Show More Summary
The head of children's services at Rotherham council has finally quit after weeks of pressure from politicians and members of the public following a report that detailed the abuse of over 1,400 children in the town over a 16-year period. Show More Summary
Joyce Thacker, who is under pressure to resign as Rotherham's head of children's services over the child sex abuse scandal, is now off work on sick leave, the local council has confirmed. A spokesman for the authority said that the reason...Show More Summary