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Foster care adoption

December 8th, 2014 · No Comments · 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 · No Comments · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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 · 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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