Foster Care, Problems and Issues: Joint Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Children and Youth of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, and the Subcommittee on Select Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, First Session ...

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Page 31 - The said bureau shall investigate and report upon all matters pertaining to the welfare of children and child life...
Page 422 - Home life is the highest and finest product of civilization. It is the great molding force of mind and of character. Children should not be deprived of it except for urgent and compelling reasons.
Page 191 - Will it cost more — a lot more? Or will it perhaps cost less — or not much more than is now spent? Whether more or less — will there be any change in the cost allocation between city and state government on the one hand and the federal government on the other, taking account of the fact that at present maintenance costs are paid by city, state, and federal governments on a kO-kO-ZOl-L' basis and Medicaid costs on a 25-25-50 arrangement.
Page 422 - Children of parents of worthy character, suffering from temporary misfortune and children of reasonably efficient and deserving mothers who are without the support of the normal breadwinner, should, as a rule, be kept with their parents, such aid being given as may be necessary to maintain suitable homes for the rearing of the children.
Page 1 - Child," proclaiming that mankind owes to the child the best it has to give.
Page 501 - State, or who from any cause is in danger of leading an idle, dissolute, lewd, or immoral life, is within the jurisdiction of the juvenile court which may adjudge such person to be a ward of the court.
Page 428 - For the purpose of encouraging the care of dependent children in their own homes or in the homes of relatives by enabling each State to furnish financial assistance and rehabilitation and other services, as far as practicable under the conditions in such State, to needy dependent children and the parents or relatives with whom they are living to help maintain and strengthen family life...
Page 811 - There was a young lady from Kent Who said that she knew what it meant When men took her to dine, Gave her cocktails and wine; She knew what it meant — but she went.

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