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The Telegraph
Macoupin County man gets 35 years for predatory sexual assault of a childto a family member that Hess was sexually assaulting her when she was at his ho
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
to a family member that Hess was sexually assaulting her when she was at his home. Authorities were notified, along with DCFS, and the Virden Police Department investigated the sexual assault complaint. DCFS took protective custody of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pritzker says Rauner guilty of ‘fatal mismanagement’ at veterans homewhy this is all surfacing: It’s because Gov. Rauner doesn’t want to talk about
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
why this is all surfacing: It’s because Gov. Rauner doesn’t want to talk about the deaths that have been caused at DCFS or the veterans home. He doesn’t want to talk about the mismanagement across the state, his failure to pass a budget for... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana breaks adoption record for second year in a rowthe year before, which was itself a record. Sec. Marketa Walters with the Depa
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
the year before, which was itself a record. Sec. Marketa Walters with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) says while she is proud to see her agency breaking records, her main priority is finding good homes for kids. “Adoption... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Louisiana breaks adoption record for second year in a rowthe year before, which was itself a record. Sec. Marketa Walters with the Depa
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
the year before, which was itself a record. Sec. Marketa Walters with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) says while she is proud to see her agency breaking records, her main priority is finding good homes for kids. “Adoption... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
DCFS reports interruption of EBT service for about an hour in Louisiana, other statesThe Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) reported its st
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 17 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) reported its staff is looking into an interruption of Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) service that has now been corrected. Officials said the problem lasted about an hour. They added... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
With a new year comes many, many new lawsgrant program for public aid recipients who are interested in developing a new
Bureau County Republican / Posted 18 days ago
grant program for public aid recipients who are interested in developing a new start-up business. Children and families DCFS Day care Database (HB 2388) requires the establishment of a searchable database, freely accessible to the public, to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Safari Childcare lawsuit accuses DCFS employees of harassmentSarah Nader - snader@shawmedia.com Safari Childcare, Inc. in McHenry closed aft
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Sarah Nader - snader@shawmedia.com Safari Childcare, Inc. in McHenry closed after a DCFS investigation found the staff didn't have the means to run the daycare and improperly kept children's medical records. Now owner, James Ourth, has filed a... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial views on the news of 2017to police officers and firefighters should be considered and enacted swiftly, i
SaukValley.com / Posted 21 days ago
to police officers and firefighters should be considered and enacted swiftly, in the wake of the brutal attack on a local DCFS worker. – Nov. 11 Professional process yields new top cop. Forming a nine-person advisory hiring committee to help... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Local lawmakers' contributions to new laws during 2017finding in the Department of Human Services by cleaning up a statutory requirem
SaukValley.com / Posted 22 days ago
finding in the Department of Human Services by cleaning up a statutory requirement from 2013. • House Bill 2708 – DCFS and DHS Allows the Department of Children and Family Services to enter into an intergovernmental agreement with the... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Federal cost of living adjustment will affect SNAP, other benefits received through DCFSof Louisiana households that receive FITAP or KCSP benefits. The Louisiana Dep
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
of Louisiana households that receive FITAP or KCSP benefits. The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) receives an electronic file from the Social Security Administration that contains individual benefit amounts. Those... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Some SNAP recipients will see reduction in benefits due to federal cost-of-living adjustmentProgram (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Departme
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 23 days ago
Program (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). Officials said the modification to Social Security and veterans benefits for 2018 will result in decreases in SNAP... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Some SNAP recipients will see reduction in benefits due to federal cost-of-living adjustmentProgram (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Departme
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 days ago
Program (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). Officials said the modification to Social Security and veterans benefits for 2018 will result in decreases in SNAP... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Some SNAP recipients will see reduction in benefits due to federal cost-of-living adjustmentProgram (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Departme
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 23 days ago
Program (SNAP) and other benefits people receive through the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). Officials said the modification to Social Security and veterans benefits for 2018 will result in decreases in SNAP... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Teen arrested in revenge porn casewith the Baton Rouge Police Department say on November 14, the Department of Ch
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 29 days ago
with the Baton Rouge Police Department say on November 14, the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) reported to BRPD that the 16-year-old victim told them a pornographic image of herself had been distributed on social... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Jailed man accused of beating DCFS worker hits deputy, record showsMOUNT CARROLL – The man accused in the near-fatal beating of a DCFS worker now
SaukValley.com / Posted 29 days ago
MOUNT CARROLL – The man accused in the near-fatal beating of a DCFS worker now has another felony charge under his belt, for punching a Carroll County's chief deputy in the face. Andrew Sucher, 25, of Rock Falls, who has a hearing this morning on... Read more
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SaukValley.com
DCFS finds 'no credible evidence' of child abuseevidence" that the man who shot and killed his 5 year-old son and then himself
SaukValley.com / Posted 30 days ago
evidence" that the man who shot and killed his 5 year-old son and then himself on Sept. 18 abused another child, the DCFS has said. Michael Roberts, 33, of Dixon, had been granted primary custody Christopher, a student at St. Anne Catholic... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Kane County community shows support for family that has adopted 5 girlsoldest sister left the Simon family for personal reasons, but not long after, B
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
oldest sister left the Simon family for personal reasons, but not long after, Brett and Brandee Simon received a call from DCFS to place a severely neglected 3-year-old girl. They took her in, but over time, they realized the toddler needed speech... Read more

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