Child welfare workers to focus on prevention, early-intervention

by Derek Neary - February 1, 2018

The federal government is pushing a new approach to child welfare by emphasizing prevention and early intervention instead of social workers seizing children from troubled homes, but the funding to accompany those changes has yet to be committed. “That, I believe, is our biggest challenge – the lack of resources,” said Yvonne Niego, recently appointed…

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