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Children in foster care must go to school in person, Department of Child Safety says

Arizona Republic, July 29, 2020 “The Arizona Department of Child Safety has advised foster parents and relatives who care for kids in DCS custody that the children should attend school in person, whenever schools reopen.” Suzanne Cordiero, a foster parent, said the people actually caring for the child in their homes should determine what’s the […]

COVID-19 outbreaks in AZ child detention centers worry advocates

July 8th, 2020 As COVID-19 infection rates and hospitalizations continue to reach record levels in Arizona, some advocates worry that children in detention and rehabilitation centers are at risk and in the blind spot of public health agencies that are grappling with a furious spread of the illness in the broader community. Arizona is the […]


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