just wait, it’ll get better . . .
From Juvenile Law (CASA) conference in Boston: Facts – Statistic 1. Every time a child changes schools, he/she regresses approximately 6 months. Statistic 2. There is a disproportionate number of children of color in the foster care and delinquency system. Statistic 3. Children of color are generally detained longer after being taken into state custody, due to unsuitable or unavailable homes. Statistic 3. Most states lack sufficient resources to adequately respond to the p