The unanimous ruling was further evidence that claims of religious liberty almost always prevail in the current court.
Will Philadelphia be able to exclude a Catholic adoption agency from its foster care system because it refuses to work with gay couples?
The 16-year-old girl was fatally shot while threatening a young woman with a knife. She had spent two years shuttling among Ohio foster homes, hoping to return to her mother.
Every time we choose to love other mortal beings, someday, we will have to give them back.
In my life, sex and love have been twisted up with childhood trauma. Time for a break.
The process has changed during the pandemic, but getting started is easier than you might think.
In “American Baby,” Gabrielle Glaser unravels family secrets and considers the motivations that wove them into American life in the first place.
While some child welfare systems have pivoted to a remote reality, advocates say it hasn’t been uniform or quick enough for the country’s 400,000 foster kids.
The New York City Administration for Children’s Services will no longer work with Theo Sandfort, a professor who headed a separate study on L.G.B.T.Q. youth in foster care.
This holiday season, it’s OK to want more.
Educate a girl. Send a young person to college. Restore a person’s sight.
Over a third of young people in foster care in New York City identify as L.G.B.T.Q. and are struggling to find the support they need, according to a new survey.
I gave birth to two, but I also was a foster parent to another child for a year and a half, and he is still a child of my heart.
Children who lost their parents in the pandemic are fighting to hold on to what is left of their families.
In households where relationships break down, Black families often turn to relatives or friends to keep children close.
The coronavirus has shattered the system that protects children, leaving some confined in troubled homes or lingering in foster care.
Her dorm closed for the quarantine. In a month she ages out of foster care. What happens when there is no safety net?
A photojournalist captured the lives of four women who chose to become mothers on their own.