• November 2011
  • Vol. 12, No. 8


  • Free School Meals for Children in Foster Care
    Due to the recently signed Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, it is easier for school districts to enroll foster children for free school meals. Children in foster care are now automatically...

  • The IRS Wants You to Know About the Adoption Tax Credit
    Among the many provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148) of 2010 was an expansion of the tax credit for adopting parents. A new factsheet from the Internal...

  • Casey Connects With Community Investment
    The summer 2011 issue of Casey Connects discusses four interrelated initiatives: utilizing the strengths of faith-based organizations, providing opportunity to formerly incarcerated individuals...

  • Dealing With Lost or Destroyed Child Welfare Records
    "Where are the Records? Handling Lost/Destroyed Records in Child Welfare Tort Litigation," an article in the journal ABA Child Law Practice, discusses the issues involved in the duty to...