New child support services fee raises questions that parents want answered.
“We started Angels out of a desire to change the system,” said Angels Foster Family Network executive director Jennifer Abney.
Oklahoma House Democrats hold a budget hearing to prepare for a special session on the heels of the state Supreme Court reviewing legal challenges on revenue bills.
Oklahoma’s Kids Belong helps foster children tell their stories in their own words and connects them with forever families.
The Come Around EP includes ZHU guitarist Mitch Bell, Horse Thief drummer Alberto Roubert and hip-hop artist Jabee.
Faith communities in the state help Oklahoma Department of Human Services provide for children in foster care.
Oklahomans wait years for help with developmental disabilities and might wait even longer due to recent budget cuts.
DHS provides information about Oklahoma’s high rate of suicide and help with support groups and a lecture series.
Emerson Mid-High School provides a productive environment and help for alternative students.
Then the dead child gets her name put on a piece of meaningless legislation. It is all too common for the children of Oklahoma. A few years ago, my wife and I attended a DHS-sponsored forum on how to become foster parents. One of the first slides explained the main problem with DHS: “The central…