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Baltimore City Foster Parents Attend A Spring Brunch With Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Baltimore City Foster Parents Attend A Spring Brunch With Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Baltimore City Foster Parents Attend A Spring Brunch With Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake BALTIMORE – Foster parents are critical partners on the Baltimore City Department of Social Services’ (BCDSS) team, providing… Read more »

Department Of Human Resources Seeking Volunteers To Assist With Annual Testing Of Emergency Plans

Department Of Human Resources Seeking Volunteers To Assist With Annual Testing Of Emergency Plans

BALTIMORE – In preparation for hurricane season and the potential issues that can occur as a result of a natural disaster, the Department of Human Resource (DHR) will conduct its… Read more »

The Kent County News

The Kent County News

Letter To The Editor Editor The Kent County News Dear Editor: April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. This provides an opportunity to focus on ways in which we may all… Read more »

Maryland Receives Federal Approval Of State  Title Iv-E Plan

Maryland Receives Federal Approval Of State Title Iv-E Plan

Approved plan is the first in the nation to both increase the age of support for foster children and provide a guardianship assistance program BALTIMORE – The federal Department of… Read more »

National Child Advocate Pat O’Brien Addresses Prince George’s County Department Of Social Services Staff At Training

National Child Advocate Pat O’Brien Addresses Prince George’s County Department Of Social Services Staff At Training

“Your Greatest Gift Is To Serve Children” Advises O’Brien To Audience Of Over 200 LANDOVER, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of Social Services (PGCDSS) hosted nationally recognized adoption… Read more »

Prince George’s County Department Of Social Services  Conducts First-Ever “Family Match Making” Event

Prince George’s County Department Of Social Services Conducts First-Ever “Family Match Making” Event

LANDOVER, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of Social Services (PGCDSS) is employing innovation in securing permanent families for youth in foster care. The agency conducted its first-ever “Family… Read more »

Governor O’Malley Signs Bill Extending Free Tuition To Foster Children Until Age 25

Governor O’Malley Signs Bill Extending Free Tuition To Foster Children Until Age 25

BALTIMORE – During his first bill signing ceremony following the 2011 legislative session, Governor O’Malley signed into law HB 1208 Higher Education – Exemption from Tuition for Foster Care Recipients… Read more »

Over 200 People Attended Regional Foster Parent Training Conference

Over 200 People Attended Regional Foster Parent Training Conference

Over 200 People Attended Regional Foster Parent Training Conference Over 200 People Attended Regional Foster Parent Training Conference EASTON – The Spring Foster Parent Training Conference hosted by the Mid… Read more »

DHR Kicks-Off 11th Annual Information Fair Season

DHR Kicks-Off 11th Annual Information Fair Season

DHR Kicks-Off 11th Annual Information Fair Season BALTIMORE – The Department of Human Resources (DHR), the state’s social service provider, will for the 11th year deploy constituent services staff to… Read more »

Maryland Observes National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Maryland Observes National Child Abuse Prevention Month

Maryland Observes National Child Abuse Prevention Month Legislation provides new tool for combating egregious acts of child neglect BALTIMORE – During April, National Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, and during… Read more »

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