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Spirit Lake expected to correct foster care deficiencies by end of March

February 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The tribe has agreed to correct deficiencies found in its administration of 36 foster children whose care is paid for by a program under an agreement with the Department of Human Services.
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Researcher recalls conditions once reserved for North Dakota’s intellectually disabled

July 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Group and adult foster care homes and other options allow people with intellectual disabilities to live within a community, holding jobs and contributing as citizens. But it took a class-action lawsuit more than 30 years later to force the state of North Dakota to make changes before things got better. One researcher’s findings prompted the lawsuit that started it all. Continue Reading

As others see it: State can step up for foster homes

August 3, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

Are adult foster care homes safe places to live, to work to have in your neighborhood?
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