Rate Of Kids Coming Into Foster Care Rising, But Is It Too Much?More children are coming into Florida's foster-care system after a sweeping child-welfare reform law went into effect 19 months ago, but officials say the state is trying to focus on what's best for kids in difficult situations.
Spike In Number Of Kids In State Foster CareThe number of Florida children in the state's foster-care system has reached its highest level since 2008 --- driven by both a spike in the number of kids being removed from their homes and a drop in the number being discharged after a stint in foster care.
Adoption Bill Passes Amid Home-Schooling QuestionsThe Florida House approved a plan that sets incentives for state employees who adopt foster care children.
Florida Licenses More Than 600 New Foster HomesFlorida’s child welfare officials have recruited hundreds of new foster homes.
Florida Turns To Child Development Science To Improve Foster CareFoster parents are one of the keys to reforming Florida's troubled child-welfare system, experts say.
Super Kid Brandon Burke Heads To WashingtonFlying in from Washington DC and an experience of a lifetime on Capital Hill, Brandon Burke arrived at the CBS 5 Super Kid reunion all smiles and wearing success well.