Full Committee Hearing

Fostering Permanence: Progress Achieved and Challenges Ahead for America’s Child Welfare System

Senate Committee on Finance Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2006 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements

  1.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)
  2. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)


Panel I

  1. Joan Ohl
    Administration on Children, Youth and Families
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Jackie Hammers-Crowell
    Foster Care Advocate & Former Foster Care Youth
    Iowa City , IA
  2. Gary Stangler
    Executive Director
    Jim Casey Youth
    St. Louis , MO
  3. Arlene Templer
    Social Services Division Manager
    MSW, ACSW, CRC, Confederate Salish and Kootenai Tribe, Department of Human Resources Development
    Pablo , MT
  4. Joe Kroll
    Executive Director
    North American Council on Adoptable Children
    St. Paul , MN

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