Tag Archives: Abuse and neglect

Giving Parents a Voice in CHINS and TPR Cases

Giving Parents a Voice: The Legal Representation of Parents in Child Welfare Cases, a video by the Supreme Court of Mississippi, features interviews of experts filmed during the 2013 American Bar Association (ABA) Parent Attorney Conference.  The majority of the film is … Continue reading

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National Reunification Month — June

The American Bar Association, Center on Children and the Law (ABA) sponsors National Reunification Month each June.  Many states host activities, but none are listed in Indiana.  The ABA National Reunification Month website lists planning tools for reunification celebrations, as well … Continue reading

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Defending Childhood Initiative

60% of our children have been exposed to crime, abuse, and violence, according to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), with 10% suffering from abuse or neglect, and one in sixteen having been the victim of sexual abuse.  Additional findings from … Continue reading

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