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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Shame on U.S.: Our Federal Government Leave Abused and Neglected Children Vulnerable to Further Harm

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The questions are:
  • Should the Feds. take over the responsibility of the states? Or
  • Should we just drop the whole thing?
Seemed like such a Great idea to start 40 years ago..ie
~Protect Children~
~ Strengthen Families~
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Shame on U.S., a report by the Children’s Advocacy Institute of the University of San Diego School of Law, in collaboration with First Star, discusses how the federal government is failing to properly enact, monitor, interpret, and enforce federal child welfare laws — and in so doing is allowing states to fall below minimum floors with regard to appropriately detecting and protecting children from child abuse and neglect and complying with minimum federal child welfare requirements and outcomes.   
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Human Sex Trafficking and Children in Foster Care

Even one who works with those in Foster Care recognize the issue of Sex Trafficking. Noting, it is Not a matter of how many groups that may exist. Instead it is a matter of the Groups going in a similar direction with a COMMON

It's Super Bowl week. It is also the biggest week of Child Sex Trafficking in the United States.  Our foster children are in danger!  Did you know that of those children rescued from Child Sex Trafficking, 60% were children from foster care?  As a foster parent, and a parent in general, these facts shock and disturb me. Yet, our general society fails to understand or care about this danger.  This week, I wanted to share with you several articles on Child Sex Trafficking.  With knowledge and information, we can all come together to help protect our children from these dangers.

- Super Bowl And Human Trafficking: What You Need To Know.  Click HERE.
- Lured Off the Streets, a Look at How Young Women Become Sex Trafficking Victims.  Click HERE.
-How to Protect our Children from Online Dangers and Human Trafficking.  Click HERE.
-Finally, here is my weekly Foster Care 101 video that focuses on this issue.  Click HERE.

   Next week, I shall send you my foster care blog for Feb.  My friend, please let me know if I can be of any help to you this week, and any week.  Thank you for helping to care for our children in need.


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John DeGarmo, Ed.D.
Author, Speaker, Trainer, Foster Parent
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 For I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat; I was 
thirsty, and you gave me something to drink; I was a stranger, and you took me in.’
Matthew 25:35

May you find Strength in Your Higher Power,
Granpa Chuck
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