Child Abuse Prevention Falls Short

MEDFORD, Ore. – A new study shows Jackson County, and many other Oregon counties, are failing to keep kids safe from abuse and neglect. The report, from the Children’s Trust Fund of Oregon, says lack of coordination is putting more kids into the foster care and child welfare system. About twelve kids out of every … Continue reading »

Family Program to Have New Home

MEDFORD, Ore. – A program that helps families with very young children will be getting a new home and a new focus. The Healthy Start Program will now be run by the Family Nurturing Center after being operated by La Clinica for more than a decade. The transition will happen on Oct. 1. La Clinica … Continue reading »