Details on that case, on the failure of group homes and residential treatment, on better alternatives, and a response to all the excuses from the group home industry are available from the NCCPR
Child Welfare Blog, www.
made the announcement on the sixth anniversary of the death of Logan Marr.
But such policies backfire," said NCCPR
Executive Director Richard Wexler.
The Director of the New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services, Charles Venti, should issue a public apology to the National Coalition for Child Protection Reform for making statements about NCCPR that are "reckless and false in every respect," NCCPR Executive Director Richard Wexler said Monday.
Before joining NCCPR, Wexler was a journalist and journalism professor.
In addition, Wexler said, NCCPR has no connection of any kind to Children's Rights Inc.
If this decision is upheld children in Illinois, and perhaps ultimately children everywhere, no longer will have to fear losing the parents they love forever just because agencies and courts delayed their cases for 15 months," said NCCPR Executive Director Richard Wexler.
NCCPR is a non-profit organization that seeks to make the child protective system better serve America's most vulnerable children.