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Federal Government Failing to Protect Children, Report Says

The federal government's failure to enforce the nation's child protection laws is a "national disgrace" that leaves abused children vulnerable to future harm, according to a three-year study by two child advocacy groups.

The 110-page report released Tuesday identified some of the same failures reported in December by The Associated Press after an eight-month investigation into hundreds of children who died of abuse or neglect in plain view of child protection authorities.

Full article at: http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/federal-government-failing-protect-children-report-28506162

The report from the Children's Advocacy Institute and First Star, can be found here: http://www.caichildlaw.org/Shame_on_US.htm

By | 2015-04-29T14:37:05+00:00 January 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Happy rainy Monday!

Our latest Academy meeting on College Application Tips was on held on Saturday, January 10th, at the CFSA building from 9:00-3:00. We started our day with fresh orange juice, bananas, and hot chocolate with marshmallows to warm up our cold bodies and wake up our sleepy brains in preparation of our very full day of [...]

By | 2016-10-25T17:47:01+00:00 January 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Report cites rise in cases of child abuse in Mass.

December 29, 2014
Allegations of child abuse outside of children's homes rose by 16 percent in Massachusetts in 2013, according to a new state report, providing fresh incentive for Governor-elect Charlie Baker and his administration to keep the focus on vulnerable children after a tumultuous year for child welfare officials. 

By | 2016-10-25T17:47:01+00:00 December 29th, 2014|News|0 Comments

10 years of protecting, inspiring kids

November 4, 2014
Every day, more than 3,000 of the area's most vulnerable children rely on Community Based Care of Central Florida, the Department of Children and Families, and community partners to keep them safe, heal their pain and be a guiding light toward brighter futures. And every day since 2004, CBC has stepped up to provide the region with crucial foster care, adoption and child-welfare services. 

By | 2015-04-29T14:25:45+00:00 November 6th, 2014|News|1 Comment

Why the Right to an Education is in Jeopardy

October 23, 2014

Recently the Noble Peace Prize was awarded to the young Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai for her heroic struggle to secure the right for education for all girls in her native Pakistan. In doing so, she has become a voice for children everywhere to be educated.

 

By | 2016-10-25T17:47:01+00:00 October 24th, 2014|News|0 Comments