September 22, 2016
Today’s conference luncheon featured the most moving awards presented at the conference each year, those of families and youth. We were fortunate to have Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted and Eric Fenner of Casey Family Programs on hand to present.
September 21, 2016
Today, PCSAO kicked off its annual conference with the first of three awards luncheons.
September 12, 2016
On Friday the federal government denied the state’s request to impose premiums and other costs on Medicaid enrollees, called “Healthy Ohio.”
June 29, 2016
COLUMBUS – Today the Joint Legislative Committee on Multi-System Youth released its recommendations to address the needs of Ohio’s multi-system youth and their families. Started in January, the Committee co-chaired by Senator Gardner and Representative LaTourette held hearings with testimony from youth, families, program experts, and state officials.
June 27, 2016
On June 24, PCSAO co-hosted a meeting with the Ohio Association of Health Plans to officially launch the transition of children in custody and youth on adoption assistance to managed care.
June 22, 2016
This week PCSAO filed friend-of-the-court briefs with the Supreme Court of Ohio in an Allen County case that could have significant implications for child safety and stability.
June 13, 2016
PCSAO was saddened to learn of the death yesterday of George Voinovich, former State Representative, County Commissioner, Lieutenant Governor, Cleveland Mayor, Governor of Ohio and U.S. Senator.
June 10, 2016
A new five-minute video from PCSAO highlights the need to find permanency for older youth in foster care before they emancipate, or age out of the system.
May 13, 2016
PCSAO today expressed opposition to the state’s Healthy Ohio waiver proposal because it will result in loss of Medicaid coverage for foster youth.
May 01, 2016
May is National Foster Care Month, and PCSAO is pleased to recognize a critical component of Ohio’s child protection system: foster parents!