The bill would direct DCS to better communicate with schools and courts.
An independent review of the Indiana Department of Child Services will soon branch out to agencies around the state.
An appreciation event for foster families across the state comes as the Department of Child Services is under review.
Sen. Eddie Melton says his proposed commission is meant to work in conjunction with ongoing independent efforts to explore issues at the embattled state agency.
An independent consultant’s evaluation of the Department of Child Services has taken small steps in its first month on the ground.
Indiana Senate lawmakers Wednesday made significant changes to a bill that would have resulted in more people facing termination of their parental rights.
A proposed bill would require the state to track and report data for foster care students, including graduation rates and enrollment.
The former director of Indiana's child welfare agency is joining the state attorney general's staff nearly a month after she quit her state post.
A bill that would raise the limit on children in a foster family from five to six is headed to the Senate floor.
Indiana legislative leaders anticipate Gov. Holcomb will address recent controversy at the Department of Child Services in his State of the State tonight.