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The Parents as Partners program brings people with experience together with families in crisis

Maine Voices: Parents work with child welfare agencies, communities for best results

The Parents as Partners program brings people with experience together with families in crisis

SOUTH PORTLAND – There has been a lot of commentary recently about the effectiveness and price tag of Maine’s child welfare system.

As mothers who have at one time been involved with our state’s child welfare system and now help parents navigate that same system, we would like to add our voices to this important discussion.

There are alternative and innovative approaches to keeping children safe, in their own homes and united with their families. These approaches are happening right now in neighborhoods near you.