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Indiana Department of Child Services

DCS  > Newsroom > 2014 Press Releases 2014 Press Releases

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01/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Brazil: Heart Gallery at YMCA Jan. 8 - 20
01/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Frankfort: Heart Gallery at YMCA Jan. 8 - 20
01/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Greenwood: Heart Gallery on Display Jan. 11 - 27
01/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Winchester: Heart Gallery at YMCA Jan. 10 - 24
01/08 - Jasper Co. DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meeting in Wheatfield Jan. 15
01/16 - Bartholomew Co. DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Info Meetings in Columbus Jan. 25
01/22 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Franklin: Heart Gallery on Display Jan. 27 - Feb. 10
01/22 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Louisville: Heart Gallery on Display Jan. 26
01/22 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Tipton: Heart Gallery at Library Jan. 24 - Feb. 7
01/22 - DCS Appoints Richard Ban Director in Lake County
02/03 - DCS Appoints Aaron Simpson Director in Pike County
02/06 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Terre Haute: Heart Gallery at Hulman Center Feb. 14 - 16
02/06 - DCS Appoints James Pippin Regional Manager: Will Serve Elkhart, Kosciusko, Marshall, St. Joseph Counties
02/11 - DCS in Delaware and Nearby Counties Recruiting Foster Parents
02/12 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Noblesville: Heart Gallery at Grace Church Feb. 22
02/12 - Shelby Co. DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Info Meetings in Shelbyville Feb. 22
02/26 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops at Kids Sale: Heart Gallery at Hamilton Co. Fairgrounds Mar. 6, 7
02/26 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Marion: Heart Gallery at Children's Leaders Retreat March 6 -8
03/12 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Carmel: Heart Gallery at Autism Expo March 22
03/12 - DCS Appoints Susan Ford Director in Martin County
03/19 - Elkhart, St. Joseph County Departments of Child Services Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings in Elkhart, South Bend March 29
03/20 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Gary: Heart Gallery at Boys and Girls Club March 29
03/24 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at Ransburg YMCA April 1 - 15
03/27 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Gary: Heart Gallery at Boys & Girls Club March 29 - April 12
03/27 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Rushville: Heart Gallery at Courthouse April 7 - 11
03/31 - Cass County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings set during Child Abuse Prevention Month
03/31 - Fulton County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings set during Child Abuse Prevention Month
03/31 - Howard County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings set during Child Abuse Prevention Month
03/31 - Wabash County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings set during Child Abuse Prevention Month
04/01 - Madison County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meeting at Elwood Library April 10
04/01 - Miami County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meetings set during Child Abuse Prevention Month
04/09 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at 2 Downtown YMCAs April 15 - 29
04/09 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Lake Station: Heart Gallery at Boys & Girls Club April 11 - 25
04/09 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Terre Haute: Heart Gallery at Autism Expo April 19
04/10 - DCS Appoints Karen Blessinger Director in Madison County
04/14 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Carmel: Heart Gallery at Family Building Fair April 24
04/17 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in East Chicago: Heart Gallery at Boys and Girls Club April 25 - May 9
04/17 - Madison County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Meeting at Anderson Library April 29
05/01 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Cedar Lake: Heart Gallery at Boys and Girls Club May 9 - 23
05/01 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Ft. Wayne: Heart Gallery at Brookside Church May 7 - 22
05/01 - DCS Recruiting Foster Parents in Southwest Indiana: Informational Open House set for May 13
05/01 - Huntington County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Open House set for May 14
05/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Avon: Heart Gallery at YMCA May 13 - 27
05/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Brookville: Heart Gallery at Library May 14 - 28
05/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Fishers: Heart Gallery at YMCA May 14 - 28
05/13 - Whitley County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Open House set for May 21
05/15 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Evansville: Heart Gallery at Foster Family Appreciation Night Event May 23
05/15 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in New Albany: Heart Gallery on display May 23 - June 6
05/20 - Lake County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Informational Open House May 29 in Merrillville
05/27 - Porter County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Special Recruitment Dinner June 5 in Chesterton
05/28 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at two YMCAs June 2 - 16
06/04 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Schererville: Heart Gallery Family Event June 16
06/05 - Dubois County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Special Recruitment Open House June 16 in Jasper
06/05 - Orange County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Special Recruitment Open House June 17 in Paoli
06/05 - Perry County DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Special Recruitment Open House June 18 in Tell City
06/06 - State Child Fatality Report Shows Several Stress Factors Led to Child Abuse and Neglect: Unemployment, Low Income, Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence Found in Many Child Abuse Deaths
06/10 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at Two Events
06/10 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Lebanon: Heart Gallery at Boone County Fair Grounds June 20 - 22
06/30 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Danville: Heart Gallery at Library July 7 - 21
06/30 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Lebanon: Heart Gallery at YMCA July 7 - 21
07/07 - DCS Appoints Lori Reinhart Director in Gibson County
07/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at YMCA July 14 - 28
07/08 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Wabash: Heart Gallery at YMCA July 14 - 28
07/08 - DCS Appoints Elizabeth Dickerson Director in Tipton County
07/15 - DCS Appoints Melanie Flory Regional Manager: Will Serve Knox, Gibson, Pike, Posey, Vanderburgh, Warrick Counties
07/28 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Salem: Heart Gallery at YMCA August 4 - 18
07/29 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Seymour: Heart Gallery at Library August 4 - 18
08/04 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at Convention Center Aug. 9
08/07 - August is National Child Support Awareness Month: Indiana's Child Support Program gets Money to Families
08/13 - State Funds Adoption Subsidy: Governor Authorizes DCS to Fund Program for SFY 2015
08/27 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at Indiana State Fairgrounds Sept. 4 - 6
08/28 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at YMCA Sept. 8 - 22
09/08 - Hancock Co. DCS Recruiting Foster Parents: Special Recruitment Open House Sept. 16 in New Palestine
09/08 - Local DCS Office Provides Child Abuse Education and Prevention Tips for Local Community
09/19 - DCS Resolves Adoption Subsidy Litigation: Agreement Will Benefit Hoosier Children Adopted from Foster Care System
09/23 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Fishers: Free Heart Gallery Family Event at Skyzone Sept. 29
09/25 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Greenwood: Heart Gallery at Local Church Oct. 3, 4
09/29 - DCS Appoints Melissa Haaff Director in Knox County
09/29 - Foster Parents Needed in Pulaski, Starke Counties: Special Recruitment Open House Oct. 8 in Knox
10/01 - DCS Appoints Andrea Williams Director in Parke County
10/06 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at RAPT Conference Oct. 9 - 11
10/07 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Terre Haute: Heart Gallery at YMCA Oct. 13 - 24
10/09 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Jasper: Heart Gallery at Local Church Oct. 17 - Nov. 1
10/15 - DCS Appoints Melaina Gant Education Services Director
10/16 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Noblesville: Heart Gallery at Local Church Oct. 23 - Nov. 3
10/21 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Mishawaka: Heart Gallery at Northern Autism Expo Oct. 25
10/21 - DCS Appoints Rhonda Friend Director in Fountain, Warren Counties
10/23 - Heart Gallery Helps Vanderburgh Co. Celebrate Adoption Month: Portraits Exhibit at Special Adoption Event Nov. 1
10/28 - DCS Appoints Melanie Reising Director in Posey County
10/29 - Marion Co. DCS, Partners, Celebrate Adoption Month: Adoption Celebration set for Nov. 6
11/03 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Evansville: Heart Gallery Part of Free Family Event at Skyzone Nov. 10
11/06 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis: Heart Gallery at Forensic Conference Nov. 14
11/10 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Wabash: Heart Gallery at Local Church Nov. 15 - 20
11/12 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Ft. Wayne: Heart Gallery part of Adoption Day Celebration Nov. 19
11/12 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Lafayette: Heart Gallery part of Adoption Day Celebration Nov. 20
11/14 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Marion: Heart Gallery part of Adoption Day Celebration Nov. 21
11/14 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in New Castle: Heart Gallery part of Adoption Day Celebration Nov. 21
11/17 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Fishers: Heart Gallery at YMCA Nov. 23 - 29
11/25 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Indianapolis : Heart Gallery at Children's Conference Dec. 2 - 3
12/01 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Ft. Wayne: Heart Gallery at Local Church Dec. 5 - 8
12/01 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Ligonier: Heart Gallery at Local Church Dec. 5 - 15
12/03 - Adoptable Children's Portraits Exhibit Stops in Marion : Heart Gallery at Library Dec. 8 - 22