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Dec

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A broken little boy and the foster parents who saved him

For Joshua Smith, 21, this year signals the tenth anniversary of escaping the clutches of his abusive father.  No one could ever have imagined that vulnerable little boy could become the successful, content and confident man of today — something he attributes to the astounding kindness and empathy of his foster parents Jane, now 54, […]

06
Dec

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Every Child Deserves a Family Campaign Launched to Promote Best Interests of All Children in Foster and Adoption Systems

Today, Family Equality Council announces the launch of the Every Child Deserves a Family Campaign, to promote the best interests of all children in the foster care and adoption system by increasing their access to loving, stable, forever homes, and to ensure safe and supportive care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) youth […]

16
Oct

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Texas Twins With Special Needs Find Joy In Forever Family

Both victims of shaken baby syndrome, these sweet boys have now found a safe and loving family where they are thriving. Matthew and Mason lived with Boni in foster care for 26 months. They were both victims of shaken baby syndrome. Though both experienced abuse and neglect, Matthew is still suffering from a traumatic brain […]