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PA: For traumatized teens, ‘special’ foster parents needed
Morning Call – August 17, 2017
Finding someone willing to foster a teen or young adult is already difficult, said Kevin Dolan, administrator of Northampton County’s Division of Children, Youth and Families, which contracts with the Children’s Home of Reading. Add the kinds of behavioral issues common among the kids in Specialized Foster Care – anger, aggression, acting out sexually – and the search can become frustrating.