We protect, strengthen and stabilize families by recommending programs and policies to keep children and youth safe in their homes, schools and communities to foster opportunities for positive development.
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2/19/18: SB 490 received a unanimous Favorable with Amendments report from the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee! 2/8/18: We had great hearings in the Senate Judicial Proceedings and House Judiciary Committees. HB 454 & SB 490 will be heard in the House Judiciary Committee…
Allow older foster youth to keep at least a portion of their Social Security benefits to help with the difficult transition out of care.
February 8, 2018: We had great hearings in the Senate Judicial Proceedings and House Judiciary Committees. Our witnesses included Rachel White, ACY's Child Welfare Director and Chair of the Coalition to Protect Maryland's Children, Mitchell Mirvis, Attorney for Baltimore City's Foster Youth…