Monday, October 29, 2012
The Michigan Department of Human Services is among nine states to receive a pilot project waiver aimed at keeping at-risk children (from birth to age 5) in their own homes, rather than placing them in foster care. Under the waiver, the department will try to provide at-risk families with vital services to keep children at home and safe. The project begins on August 1, 2013 in Kalamazoo, Macomb, and Muskegon counties.
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