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Day: May 6, 2019

State Senator: Virginia Foster Care Audit ‘Absolutely Devastating’

State Senator: Virginia Foster Care Audit ‘Absolutely Devastating’

May 4, 2019 by Robert Franklin, Member, National Board of Directors, National Parents Organization Now it’s Virginia’s turn to fail its abused and neglected kids in foster care (Virginia Mercury, 12/11/18).  It’s not a new article, but it reports on an old, old problem. Back in December, the state legislature received a report done at the behest of the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee.  It was, according to two lawmakers, a “devastating report.” Read More…

Proclamation emphasizes shared parenting

Proclamation emphasizes shared parenting

This article originally ran in the Kentucky Era In the wake of last year’s legislative approval of a law on shared parenting, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has proclaimed today Shared Parenting Day. The proclamation reflects the need for parents to share equally in parenting their children during times of divorce or separation and Kentucky’s role in highlighting the issue. Read More…