As a direct result of legal action Children’s Rights took to block a law that violated children’s rights and endangered their lives, that law is on the way to being repealed.
Children’s Rights will continue pressing the case for overturning a dangerous law endangering children’s safety — and working with state officials to improve protection for vulnerable kids.
“Children’s Rights has educated me about the very constructive role that advocates can play,” says Gov. Phil Bredesen in State of the State Address.
State officials persist in their efforts to close the doors of a program aimed at keeping kids safely with their families — despite an 18-year track record of proven success.
Connecticut officials back off plans to close successful program for keeping kids out of foster care after Children’s Rights takes legal action for state’s vulnerable children.
Children’s Rights takes on a dangerous state law aimed at strong-arming judges into diverting kids from foster care — without regard to the facts of their cases.
Six years after he and his brothers were found starving in their adoptive home, Tre’Shawn P. has graduated from high school and is thriving in a new, permanent, loving family.
Children’s Rights keeps up long campaign for meaningful child welfare reform in spite of District officials’ resistance.
There are nearly 4,000 children in the New York City child welfare system who have been slated for either reunification with their parents or adoption for more than two years, but have remained in foster care nevertheless. With every day they remain in foster care, their chances of ever regaining the stability of a permanent […]
Judge in class action to reform extremely dangerous child welfare system restricts access to evidence, but Children’s Rights continues to press for change.