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Department of Child Safety Director Greg McKay recently joined host Ted Simons on PBS' Arizona Horizon to talk about child safety and the balance of neglected and abused children with the rights of their parents.

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National Child Abuse Prevention Month is a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent child abuse and neglect, and to promote the social and emotional well-being of children and families.

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PHOENIX (Monday, March 14, 2016) –  The Arizona Department of Child Safety continues to show significant productivity gains with the backlog of inactive cases continuing to drop, and wait times for family services showing tremendous improvement.  As a result, DCS

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Yesterday various news agencies reported the closure of the DCS placement center with an emphasis on children “once again sleeping on the floors” of state agency offices. 

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Being a foster parent is hugely rewarding and Arizona needs you! Click http://azfamilyresources.org/ for more information.

Click here to see Director McKays message to foster families

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Read the DCS Strategic Plan here.


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