parental skills." (141) Five months later, "DYFS concluded
(149) The Department of Mental Retardation contended that DYFS
Eight months later, after DYFS found that the parents would still need
and hysterical when DYFS approached her for questioning.
holding that the same child's statement to the DYFS
worker were not
Times reporters Richard Lezin Jones and Leslie Kaufman wrote that many who know New Jersey's DYFS
the best have concluded its secrecy "has been at heart a cynical attempt to hide horrors and limit its legal exposure."
's service navigation system is "a universal point of access for all young people in the City of Albany," says Commissioner Sheri Townsend.
In the child abuse situation the New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS
) must be notified.
"Actually, the judge and DYFS
told us that there was no evidence of abuse and that it was the names.
John and siblings were taken out of her custody by DYFS
* The New Jersey Department of Human Services' Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS) is actively recruiting minority organizations to bid on social services and training contracts.
Contracts for social services such as day care, counseling and training for DYFS staff will be made available through requests for proposals (RFPs).