A VICE News investigation revealed a lack of appropriate training by the large for-profit company that runs several facilities for teens.
“We were working on a healthy balance for our life,” Heather Osborne said. “And then all of a sudden, it's taken away from us.”
The pause in resettlements may be due to President Trump not having signed off on the refugee ceiling for the new fiscal year.
"I didn't know anything like what happened could happen to a new mother."
Every year, 11,000 teenagers leave foster care in Britain. Kitchen Kick Start aims to teach them basic cooking and food budgeting techniques—two vital skills for independent living.
Officials say they evaluate a parent's capacity to care for a child and drug use is one factor.
Vulnerable kids in foster care were taking too many — or too few — psychiatric drugs when the systems in charge of their welfare weren’t paying attention.
Foster care private detectives do what understaffed and under-resourced government agencies can’t — find permanent homes for foster care teens
The former child refugee was a ward of the Nova Scotia government since childhood.
A shortage of Native foster families has led to pain, lawsuits, and echoes of a painful history.
An estimated 20,000 children taken from their parents are eligible to receive up to $50,000 for loss of language, culture and family ties.