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Posts tagged as “child welfare”

yes, “someone pays”

This morning I read a Twitter post about the success of Medicaid expansion which reported that 97% of Louisiana’s children now have some form of health insurance coverage. In a state which holds the dubious distinction of holding the average position of 49th for 29 years when ranked for child…

the role of the church in child welfare and child well-being

A brief discourse presented to the Louisiana Interchurch Conference’s Fall Board of Directors Meeting, by Rick Wheat, President and Chief Executive Officer, Louisiana United Methodist Children and Family Services, on September 25, 2017, at St. Xavier Cathedral Catholic Church Complex, Alexandria, Louisiana. Good afternoon! You cannot imagine how excited I…

finally! a personal blog!

Welcome. I have blogged for years, but never for myself.  Now I will. You may or may not appreciate all you read here.  You may often disagree with me. That’s good. Occasionally, I want to write something that will not fit neatly into one of the other blogs I maintain. …

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