October 7, 2013
Next Step: College Success & Independent Living is a dynamic new college preparatory program in which high school students with social skills deficits can experience independent college living in a safe “real world” environment. Learn more about our Saturday sessions throughout the year and summer week-long program at Boston College.
August 6, 2013
Julie Springwater, Director of the New England Association of Child Welfare Commissioners and Directors (NEACWCD), has coauthored an article on the NE Youth Permanency Convenings in the recent issue of Children's Voice, a publication of the Child Welfare League of America. Click here to view the article - The New England Youth Permanence Convening: A Regional Approach to Improving Outcomes
July 16, 2013
A new long-term study of children involved with Child Protective Services (CPS) indicates a much higher risk of chronic and persistent maltreatment than previously documented. The longitudinal study, led by Laura J. Proctor, Ph.D., of Judge Baker Children’s Center, was published in Child Maltreatment and recently voted by the journal’s Editorial Board as Best Article in 2012. The award was presented June 27 at the annual meeting of the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children ( More...