How many children a year go into foster care?

Answer It is attributed to Tobias Smollett

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If you are receiving Social Security survivor benefits for yourself and your minor children and the children are put into foster care do you lose your benefits and theirs as well?

You would loose the childs benefits because they are there to help you raise the children but yours would still be availableYou would loose your child's beniefits but yours would remain

Can a 17 year old who was adopted by her maternal grandmother get emancipated Or will the state step in and put her back into foster care?

If you were born in California, there is a free reunion registry for adoptees and biological birth family members including birthmother, birthfather, and birthsiblings to locate each other and reun... Read More »

Okay, so if you can love any child, then why are there so many children in foster care who need parents?

well that seems to be the crux of the matter. It seems that some people while saying they can love ANY child, really mean they can love any healthy infant and would rather hold out until they get o... Read More »

How much more likely are children in foster-care to be abused than children who are not?

Abuse statistics are hard to come by, whether from foster care or "normal" families. We suspect that the incidence is higher in natural homes, although when it occurs in foster care it gets a lot m... Read More »