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...and relapse," Brown said.Unless they're Juneau Alliance for Mental Health Inc. clients, they don't usually have a caseworker to help them with their issues once they leave, she said."We can't expect people to be successful if they aren't feeling...
Child abuse caseworkers will always be needed, Division of Family and Youth Services and abused children. It was informative and pointed out the sad necessity of caseworkers to help abused and neglected children. I am personally acquainted with all the professional people mentioned in the articles...
Same-sex couples challenge Neb. foster parent rule

...same-sex couples to serve as foster parents, said states without clear policies often leave the decision to individual caseworkers."Our view is that the ability to parent isn't embedded in one's sexuality," she said. "There are other criteria...
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PETA seeks criminal charges in Iditarod dog death

...Acres Kennel run by the dog's owners."It's a horrifying death, and we feel it was totally preventable," PETA cruelty caseworker Kristin Simon said Tuesday.Dorado was found dead Friday morning in Unalakleet, 260 miles from the finish line in Nome on...
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Child abuse caseworkers will always be needed By Kenneth W...and pointed out the sad necessity of caseworkers to help abused and neglected children...Kenneth W. Moss, M.D. Child abuse caseworkers will always be needed 051799 Oped...
Panel pushes for changes at DFYS

...streamline record keeping, hire more caseworkers and provide additional services including...on how to get the money. Additional caseworkers and expanded services, such as alcohol...federal dollars that now pay for DFYS caseworkers and in-home help for families, the...
High court rules state is not liable

...after Whitaker was released from McLaughlin Youth Center. If caseworkers had to worry about getting sued for releasing a problem youth...his father's custody to work in a remote logging camp. Caseworkers and a review board evaluated Whitaker's progress and agreed...
Report: Alaska fails to meet standards for child protection

...face-to-face contact between families and caseworkers was inadequate to monitor the child's...abuse, neglect and other issues. State caseworkers are juggling on average about 24 be working by fall 2004 to provide caseworkers a complete history of a child's case...
State too quick to take Native children

...for completed adoptions. This legislative step has given caseworkers an avenue through which they can now dispense with the special...bureaucratic pace produces departmental delays while a string of caseworkers establish reunification plans impossible to complete within...
Bill would test welfare recipients for drugs

...a positive result, but the measure is intended to address substance abuse problems more that it is to penalize anyone. Caseworkers, for example, might direct the person with the positive test toward a treatment program. Keller told the Mat-Su Valley...


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