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Kitten season means a call for volunteer foster homes

Kitten season is here once again and a local animal shelter is looking for a few good foster parents.

Sunday - 04/14/2013, 10:23am EDT

Tags: Animal Welfare League of Arlington, kitten season

District celebrates the joy of new families

Thirty-three children took part in the 26th Annual D.C. Adoption Day in a ceremony held Saturday at the D.C. Superior Court.

Saturday - 11/17/2012, 10:51pm EST

Tags: adoption, courts, Adoption Day, thomas warren

Boy, 13, placed in therapeutic care after manslaughter conviction

A 13-year-old boy has been placed in therapeutic foster care after being convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of his foster sister.

Tuesday - 10/23/2012, 03:37pm EDT

Tags: therapeutic foster care

DC family services agency to disband program

The District Child and Family Services Agency is disbanding a program that helps move children from foster care to adoption, guardianship or reunification with their families.

Thursday - 08/30/2012, 06:37am EDT

Tags: Child and Family Services, District of Columbia, adoption,

Report: Va. last in nation in 'kinship care'

A report to the General Assembly has found that Virginia ranks last in the nation when it comes to asking relatives to become foster parents.

Saturday - 01/14/2012, 12:58pm EST

Tags: Virginia General Assembly, kinship care, Virginia Commission on Youth