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Women of Plummer: Johanna Rodriguez – Foster Parents Article

Posted on March 12, 2020 by Plummer Youth Promise In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8th, we are profiling the women of Plummer Youth Promise this month. We are lucky to have a team full of extraordinary women who inspire us. Today, we want to introduce you to Johanna Rodriguez, a Permanency Social Worker for our residential programs here on Winter Island.  Johanna has always understood the importance of family and support networks. Shortly after she turned 13,…

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Being the Keeper of Your Foster Child’s Story – Foster Parents Article

Every Christmas I have pulled out the ornaments and along with the fancy and the breakable and the milestone ornaments, there is a little group of handmade ones. There are the photo ornaments my oldest son made in his preschool class. There are the salt dough ornaments I made one year with our little ones so we’d have a fingerprint one to send to a foster child’s biological family. There are the many cut-out snowflakes and handprints and school crafts…

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Group Home Supervisor Sentenced to 10 Years for Sex Trafficking Minor – Foster Parents Article

A supervisor at Blackstone Valley Youth and Family Collaborative group home contracted by the Rhode Island Department of Children Youth and Families (RI DCYF) who repeatedly sex-trafficked a missing 17-year-old girl has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison. More >> Group Home Supervisor Sentenced to 10 Years for Sex Trafficking Minor This is only a snippet of a Foster Parents Article written by LK Read Full Parenting Article

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