List/Grid Adoption and Foster Care Subscribe RSS feed of category Adoption and Foster Care

Picnic honors adoptive, foster families

Picnic honors adoptive, foster families

Herald Mail: July 30, 2011 —  Event was  hosted by the Washington County Department of Social Services and the Washington County League of Foster and Adoptive Families

Draft Social Services Block Grant report available for comment

Draft Social Services Block Grant report available for comment

BALTIMORE, MD (July 28, 2011).  The Department of Human Resources’ Draft Social Services Block Grant Report for the period October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012 is now available for… Read more »

Rotarians help furnish new foster family visitation center

Rotarians help furnish new foster family visitation center

 Cecil Whig – Josh Sannon (July 25, 2011) Donations from the Elkton Rotary Club will help furnish the Cecil County Department of Social Services’ new foster family visitation center, set to… Read more »

Experts Bring Attention To The Need For Foster Homes For Older Youth

Experts Bring Attention To The Need For Foster Homes For Older Youth

BALTIMORE – Over half of the children in foster care in Baltimore City are teenagers,  but foster parents are reluctant to take them in. 

New Laws Help Foster Teens Achieve Independence

New Laws Help Foster Teens Achieve Independence

BALTIMORE, MD.  (July 12, 2011)  – Teenagers have two major milestones that they anxiously await: securing a drivers license and going to college.  These milestones mark their transition from dependency… Read more »

Golfers needed to tee up at the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Baltimore City foster teens

Golfers needed to tee up at the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Baltimore City foster teens

BALTIMORE (June 30, 2011)   – Baltimore City Department of Social Services is hosting its 2nd Annual Golf Tournament on Tuesday August 16, 2011 at the Mount Pleasant Golf Course, 6001… Read more »

Department of Human Resources provides supports for teens transitioning from foster care

Department of Human Resources provides supports for teens transitioning from foster care

17th annual teen conference convened on campus of Frostburg State University    BALTIMORE (JUNE 28, 2011) – In Maryland, there are approximately 4,141 youth in foster care over the age… Read more »

Baltimore City DSS director brings attention to foster parenting older youth

Baltimore City DSS director brings attention to foster parenting older youth

BALTIMORE (JUNE 14, 2011) – Molly McGrath Tierney, director of the Baltimore City Department of Social Services (BCDSS),  will make  a media appearance on Father’s Day  to bring attention to… Read more »

Three DHR experts make media appearances to bring attention to critical issues

Three DHR experts make media appearances to bring attention to critical issues

BALTIMORE (JUNE 13, 2011) – Department of Human Resources’ programs experts will make media appearances to bring attention to Baltimore City Department of Social Services recruitment of foster parents willing… Read more »

Western Maryland Departments of Social Services name their 2011 Foster Parents of the Year

Western Maryland Departments of Social Services name their 2011 Foster Parents of the Year

BALTIMORE: (May 25, 2011) – During May, which is Foster Care Month, Maryland recognizes local families who make a significant difference in the lives of children who are in need of… Read more »

© 2019 DHS News. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.