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Steven Youngblood named Director of Foster Care Policy and Practice

Steven Youngblood named Director of Foster Care Policy and Practice

On July 22, 2015, DHR Central Office will welcome Steven Youngblood as he assumes the position of Director of Foster Care Policy and Practice. This newly created position will report… Read more »

Maryland’s First Lady Opens Government House to Outstanding Foster Parents

Maryland’s First Lady Opens Government House to Outstanding Foster Parents

Baltimore, MD  (May 21, 2015):   Every May, during National Foster Parent Awareness Month, Maryland’s outstanding foster parents are recognized for their commitment and dedication.  This year, Secretary Sam Malhotra joined… Read more »

Maryland Youths Invited To White House To Talk About Efforts To Improve Foster Care

Maryland Youths Invited To White House To Talk About Efforts To Improve Foster Care

Teens from Baltimore City and Harford, Prince George’s and Somerset Counties meet Vice President Biden, cast and crew of new movie “Annie” BALTIMORE, MD (Dec. 9, 2014)-On Monday, December 8,… Read more »

First Lady Katie O’Malley Hosts Event to Honor Twenty-Six Foster Parents

First Lady Katie O’Malley Hosts Event to Honor Twenty-Six Foster Parents

ANNAPOLIS, MD (JUNE 9, 2014) — Maryland First Lady Katie O’Malley will open Government House on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, to host the seventh annual Maryland’s Foster Parents of the… Read more »

Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast

Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast

Please click here to download press release. Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast Breakfast is one of several events occurring across the… Read more »

Queen Anne’s County Honors 2013 Foster Parents

Queen Anne’s County Honors 2013 Foster Parents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (DENTON- JULY 9, 2013) Queen Anne’s County Department of Social Services honored its foster parents at an appreciation dinner at Kent Island Yacht Club in Chester. At… Read more »

Maryland Implements New Approach For Working With Families in Child Abuse and Neglect Cases

Maryland Implements New Approach For Working With Families in Child Abuse and Neglect Cases

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First Lady Catherine O’Malley To Host Reception for New  Foster Parents

First Lady Catherine O’Malley To Host Reception for New Foster Parents

Many have provided service for 5 years or less to Maryland’s vulnerable children   Baltimore, MD  (June 1, 2013) –- On Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Government… Read more »

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