Nov 16 2022
Abuse, Trafficking, Assault and Neglect in Texas Foster Care Will Only Get Worse After Abortion Bans
The subject matter that is referenced in this article may cause distress or discomfort to some sensitive topics around child trauma, abuse, neglect, assault and other potentially triggering information. Reader discretion advised.With the overturn of Roe v. Wade, the implications are catastrophic on so many levels. If the baby is born to a mother under the age of 13, how will she legally work? Does this mean the grandmother is given custody? What if the grandmother is unstable? If a 15 year old can't work, doesn't have a place to live, can't pay for diapers, electricity, water or food then where does that life that began at conception go?Read the related article written by Bella Mars (contains links to references)A breakdown of Texas’ broken foster care system and the fines it’s facingCPS employee tells 14-year-old to become prostituteFederal judge blasts Texas DFPS for poor handling of children in foster carePower to the Public: Tackling Child Welfare and Foster CareFoster ShockBastrop foster care facility under investigation for reportedly trafficking children I FOX 7 AustinTexas foster care organizations prepare for increased demandJudge loses trust in Texas’ child abuse investigation of foster care facility and calls for federal inquiryTexas Trends in Foster Care and Adoption.