Department of Children and Families
The lawyer for the mother of teenage cancer patient known as “Cassandra C.” says the judge in the case has denied her mother’s motion seeking to take custody of the teenager back from the state.
A Glastonbury man who had adopted nine children with his husband has now been cleared of child sexual abuse charges.
Lawyers for a 16-year-old transgender girl detained in Connecticut say she’s being forced to wear male clothing and staff members keep calling her by her male birth name.
Child protection officials say a transgender girl who was moved from a women’s prison been relocated to a center for delinquent boys.
A troubled transgender girl detained in the Connecticut adult women’s prison for two months without criminal charges was moved Tuesday to a psychiatric center for children following an outcry by her supporters.
Late Friday afternoon, state officials announced that a transgender girl is being moved out of prison next week.
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is joining a discussion on combating domestic child trafficking.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut had 195 reported cases of child sex trafficking over the last six years.
A report from the Office of Inspector General says Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families couldn’t prove to federal auditors it performed required background checks for prospective foster or adoptive families whose subsidy payments were claimed for federal reimbursement in 2009 and 2010.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s top child welfare official is trying again to establish a residential center for troubled girls. Commissioner Joette Katz said Tuesday the Department of Children and Families plans to spend up […]