he best interest of the child is DCF’s job. To protect these innocents and give them a hope and a future. We both know that foster care should be the last resort. I have been contacted by so many families whose lives are ripped apart and I have also [...]
To whom this may concern.
My name is Katrina,
I am writing this letter to express how I feel about everything going on since no one will listen to me on the phone.
I am Dulce and Lesie’s older sister. I only held Leslie for a few minutes at the DCF office, and it broke [...]
Is it better to “err on the side of a child” Robin Jensen?
MYTH: They will make the same false claim by arguing that taking away the child “when in doubt” is “erring on the side of the child.”
FACT: In fact, there probably is no phrase in the child welfare lexicon that has [...]
I thought you might be interested in this link http://www.nccpr.org/reports/floridapanic.pdf by the National Coalition for Child Protection Reform , www.nccpr.org , showing how much damage is done to our children in the fostercare system:comparing the trama to kidnapping and PTSS. You will notice that the number of children went up [...]
Robin Jensen, Sarasota DCF, it is time to do what is right. Return Dulce and Leslie to her families and stop the false investigations against me. Stop wasting tax payer money. There is nothing there and you know it. Please stop making false statements in court. Go see for yourself how traumatic it is [...]
Private foster care adds profit to mix of helping children
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By KATHLEEN CHAPMAN Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
Compassion is meeting capitalism as big companies move into the business of caring for children and the poor in Florida.
Since the state privatized its foster-care system, it has [...]