#minorsextrafficking | Safe house for young male sex trafficking victims to open in Denton | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

article DENTON, Texas – A first of its kind safe house for trafficked young men will soon open in Denton. Bob’s House of Hope will shelter young men ages 18 to 24 who have been victims of sex trafficking. Researchers say up to half of the 300,000 American children trafficked…

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South River school board approves $40M budget for 2021-22 | #Education | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

SOUTH RIVER–Updating residents on the South River Public School District’s 2021-22 budget, Superintendent Sylvia Zircher explained the funding behind the yearly financial plan. “So how do we come up with a yearly district budget? Well, we begin by looking at our district goals and objectives, and our district goal number…

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#childsafety | Family gathers to remember Daisy Mae Heath, who was reported missing in 1987 at age 29 | Thevanished | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

As she tossed a softball with her granddaughter this spring, Patsy Whitefoot thought of her youngest sister, Daisy Mae Heath. Daisy played softball, just like Patsy. The two were usually on the same team, but not always. That was especially true in basketball, where Daisy really excelled. It was her…

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#childsafetytips | Goldfish Swim School Launches ‘Safer Swimmer Pledge’ to Bring Greater Awareness to Water Safety | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

By: Goldfish Swim School Franchising, LLC |  1 Shares     26 Reads Leading Swim School Commits $1 Per Pledge Donation to USA Swimming Foundation, Encourages Families to Join the Cause as Childhood Drownings Continue to Rise Amid the Pandemic May 05, 2021 // Franchising.com // TROY, Mich. – In honor of National…

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#minorsextrafficking | New Institute for Family Reimagines U.S. Child Welfare System | News | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

GREENSBORO, N.C., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Institute for Family, founded by Children’s Home Society of North Carolina in October 2020, has re-released an award-winning documentary film, “From Place to Place” ahead of the next phase of the Family First Prevention Services Act this fall. The film, produced ten years ago…

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#childsafety | Actor Will Smith offers fitness tips in 6-part YouTube series | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

National Review Labor Secretary Marty Walsh Wants More Servants in the Workforce Labor Secretary Marty Walsh has said that he thinks more workers in the “gig economy” should be reclassified as employees. The trouble is that Secretary Walsh is attempting to relitigate battles of the 1930s, when he should be…

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#childsafety | Pediatricians Weigh In On What’s Safe And Not Safe For Unvaccinated Children | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

After more than a year of hunkering down during the pandemic, many people who’ve been vaccinated for COVID-19 are feeling a little safer about stepping out. This is great for adults. But the vaccine isn’t presently available to people under the age of 16 — children. As a result, NPR…

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COVID-19 STILL SHOWING UP IN AREA SCHOOLS | #coronavirus | #kids. | #children | #schools | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

After covid-19 outbreaks last week at several Indiana County school districts, the situation has eased a bit this week, but it’s not completely gone away. Indiana Area yesterday reported a positive case in a student at East Pike Elementary. The district currently lists one active case there and one at Horace…

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Myanmar’s military disappearing young men to crush uprising | #childabductors | #childsecurity | #kidprotection

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Myanmar’s security forces moved in and the street lamps went black. In house after house, people shut off their lights. Darkness swallowed the block. Huddled inside her home  in this neighborhood of Yangon, 19-year-old Shwe dared to peek out her window into the inky night. A flashlight shone back, and…

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