Federal Funding Provides Incentives for States to Take Children Away from Families Even When No Abuse is Present

Federal Funding Provides Incentives for States to Take Children Away from Families Even When No Abuse is Present

The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) laid the foundation for families such as Sarah Carter’s to be torn apart. Photo provided by Carter family.

by Terri LaPoint
Health Impact News

When Child Protective Services (CPS) takes children from a loving, non-abusive family, the parents, and sometimes grandparents, aunts, and uncles, often seek out information about what is happening. Many gravitate toward groups on social media that provide education and support for those fighting CPS for their children.

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