Handling Your Case
Investigations Can Make Children Less Safe – When poor parents feel like we have to hide our struggles, children suffer
October 14, 2016 by
I have a friend who recently gave birth and struggles with simple things, like having enough money for Pampers or WIC lasting the month. Because I have worked as a parent advocate, I know about resources for low-income families. I told her about a program that offers Pampers monthly for free, but she denied the help. She said they might call child protective services on her.
I said, “They won’t. They just assist with Pampers.” But … Read More