Tag: Foster care

Trump’s order on foster care backs partnerships with faith-based agencies

Trump’s order on foster care backs partnerships with faith-based agencies

| Julie Asher | June 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

President Donald Trump June 24 called for creating partnerships between state agencies and public, private, faith-based and community organizations “to help keep families together and, when that is not possible, to find children forever families.”

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USCCB, other Catholic groups urge court to protect faith-based foster care

USCCB, other Catholic groups urge court to protect faith-based foster care

| June 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Pennsylvania Catholic Conference and a few Catholic Charities agencies have joined more than 30 other religious groups, states and a group of Congress members urging the Supreme Court to protect Philadelphia’s faith-based foster care.

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Philadelphia Archdiocese sues city over foster care placements

Philadelphia Archdiocese sues city over foster care placements

| Matthew Gambino | May 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is suing the city of Philadelphia in a religious freedom case centered on the placement of children in foster care.

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Foster brother finds refuge from abusive past

Foster brother finds refuge from abusive past

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

To say Sergei Thomas had a troubled life as a teenager would be an understatement.

The truth is, his home environment was a train wreck, with Thomas and his brother and sister victimized by a verbally and physically abusive stepfather.

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