Skip to Content

home

Watch more videos

Results & verdicts

more results & verdicts

Categories for Commentary

Opinion Piece: In Florida and Nationally, Privatized Foster Care is a Failed Experiment

              Leave your thoughts

The following is an opinion piece from Howard Talenfeld, President of Florida’s Children First and the founder of Talenfeld Law. When Senators Orrin Hatch and Ron Wyden, the Chairman and Ranking Member respectively of the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, released findings from a two-year investigation into foster care privatization, it did... View Article

Read More

Three Foster Child Suicides, One Message: Child Welfare Privatization is a Failure

              Leave your thoughts

When the Florida Department of Children and Families responded to a records request by the media regarding the suicide of Lauryn Martin-Everett with the line, “We remain deeply saddened by the tragic loss of this child,” some could argue the admission itself was a reflection of the state’s failed experiment with privatization... View Article

Read More

Florida Foster Child Abuse Attorney: Bill Would Limit Bad Group Homes, Improve Placement Options

              Leave your thoughts

The following commentary was written by Fort Lauderdale foster child abuse attorney Howard Talenfeld and published in the Daily Business Review on November 18, 2015. For more than 15 years since the privatization of child welfare in Florida, the Florida Department of Children and Families has contracted with lead agencies like ChildNet... View Article

Read More

Contact Us

All Information is Confidential.





    Justice For Kids News & Blog

    more posts

    home

    Watch more videos

    Results & verdicts

    more results & verdicts

    Justice For Kids News & Blog

    more posts

    home

    Watch more videos

    Results & verdicts

    more results & verdicts