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Child safety and welfare

January 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Child safety and welfare · Dept. of Human Services

Agency focuses on child welfare, safety (The Dalles Chronicle, 1/20/2016) What you can do about child abuse (serial) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families Qué se puede hacer sobre el abuso de niños (serial) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families

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Adverse childhood experiences

May 21st, 2015 · Comments Off on Adverse childhood experiences · Health Authority

How Childhood Trauma Affects Adult Health (OPB, 5/19/2015) Trauma white paper [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health Authority Building resiliency : preventing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) [PDF] (2013) Oregon Health Authority ACEs prevalence, scores, and health outcomes [PDF] (2015) Oregon Health Authority

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Employment-related day care

March 19th, 2015 · Comments Off on Employment-related day care · Dept. of Human Services

Child care subsidies would be available to more parents under House Bill 2015 (Oregonian, 3/18/2015) Employment related day care (ERDC) [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Human Services

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Foster care adoption

December 8th, 2014 · Comments Off on Foster care adoption · Dept. of Human Services

Foster care adoption: What prospective parents should know (Oregonian, 12/5/2014) Oregon adoption assistance handbook [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Human Services, Child Welfare Foster parent handbook [PDF] (2004) Oregon Department of Human Services Oregon adoption statistics : private, public, and out-of-state agencies (annual) Oregon Department of Human Services

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Children’s mental health services

October 7th, 2013 · Comments Off on Children’s mental health services · Dept. of Human Services, Health Authority

Mental-health services among special session’s winners (Statesman Journal, 10/5/2013) Statewide Children’s Wraparound Initiative biennial report (biennial) Oregon Department of Human Services, Oregon Health Authority

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Child welfare improvements

January 25th, 2013 · Comments Off on Child welfare improvements · Dept. of Human Services

Child welfare system seeing improvement (Statesman Journal, 1/23/2013) Child welfare data book [PDF] (annual) Oregon Department of Human Services

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Choking game

April 16th, 2012 · Comments Off on Choking game · Health Authority

Oregon teens playing choking game, and social media may have increased its popularity (Oregonian, 4/16/2012) The choking game : a fact sheet for parents and teachers [PDF] (2012) Oregon Health Authority, Adolescent Health Section

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Reporting child abuse

February 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off on Reporting child abuse · Children, Adults & Families Division

After Penn State, Oregon legislators consider expanding the child abuse reporting law (Oregonian, 2/2/2012) As a mandatory reporter – you must report suspected child abuse [PDF] (serial) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families What you can do about child abuse [PDF] (serial) Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families

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Early Learning Council proposals

January 31st, 2012 · Comments Off on Early Learning Council proposals · Early Learning Council

Governor’s overhaul seeks to consolidate groups serving youths (Statesman Journal, 1/29/2012) Early Learning Council SB 909 report [PDF] (2011) Oregon Early Learning Council

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School zone speed limits

September 6th, 2011 · Comments Off on School zone speed limits · Transportation Safety Division

Portland area police patrolling 20 mph school zones, writing tickets (Oregonian, 9/6/2011) Save lives : slow down in school zones [PDF] (2006) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Division A Guide to school area safety [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Transportation, Transportation Safety Division

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School immunizations

September 10th, 2010 · Comments Off on School immunizations · Public Health Division

Put vaccinations on the back-to-school to-do list (The Oregonian, 9/1/10) Parents, don’t let your child get left behind! [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Human Services, Public Health Division, Immunization Program ¡Padres no dejen que sus hijos se queden atras! [PDF] (2010) Departmento de Servicios Humanos de Oregon, División de Salud Pública, Programa de Inmunización de […]

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Children and families

August 31st, 2010 · Comments Off on Children and families · Commission on Children and Families

Oregon’s money crisis: Should the Oregon Commission on Children and Families be eliminated? (The Oregonian, 8/21/10) Report to the Legislature and the Governor (biennial report) Oregon Commission on Children and Families

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Toddlers’ TV viewing

July 27th, 2010 · Comments Off on Toddlers’ TV viewing · U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services

OPH: 20% Of Oregon toddlers watch too much TV (myCentralOregon.com, 7/16/10) Television and video viewing time among children aged 2 years, Oregon, 2006-2007 [PDF] (Morbidity and mortality weekly report, vol. 59, no. 27, July 16, 2010) United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Immunization requirements for schools

February 16th, 2010 · Comments Off on Immunization requirements for schools · Public Health Division

Oregon deadline looms for school shots (The Oregonian, 2/9/10) Parents, don’t let your child get left behind, 2010-2011 [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Human Services, Public Health Division, Immunization Program ¡Padres no dejen que sus hijos se queden atras!, 2010-2011 [PDF] (2010) Departmento de Servicios Humanos de Oregon, División de Salud Pública, Programa de Inmunización […]

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Dangerous choking game

January 21st, 2010 · Comments Off on Dangerous choking game · Health Services Division

Dangerous choking game widely known to Oregon children (The Oregonian, 1/15/10) Teenagers in rural areas more likely to play ‘choking game’ (Statesman Journal, 1/15/10) ‘Choking game’ dangers cited (The Register-Guard, 1/18/10) Oregon healthy teens: 8th grade statewide survey results (annual report) Oregon Department of Human Services, Health Services Division, Center for Health Statistics Oregon healthy […]

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Abuse of youth

September 2nd, 2009 · Comments Off on Abuse of youth · Children, Adults & Families Division

State cites less abuse of youths in 2008 (Statesman Journal, 8/25/09) The status of children in Oregon’s child protection system (annual report)Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families Division

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