Personal Stories and Your Calls About DFS, Foster Care and The Courts
We have personal accounts from couple of Fathers telling their stories of losing their children, not to the mothers, but to the state. Do you have a story to tell? Is the Division of Family Services as capricious as some say? Call in with your story good or bad at 816-931-5534.
Our attempts to get a Family Law Lawyer or someone in the family services community to come on to tell what the criteria is for determining custody failed. We will continue to work on bringing you an explanation as to how decisions are made and what you as a parent need to know about the procedures of DFS and the court in future broadcasts.
The Criminal Justice Task Force monthly meeting is this Monday May 5th from 645 – 845 pm at The Church of The Good Shepherd, 4947 NE Chouteau Drive, KCMO. We will talk about Lobby Day and where we are with HB 2090 & SB 681. For information contact Robin Johnson at 816-468-7894 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Kansas City Chapter of Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty will meet on Tuesday May 6th, 6:30pm at All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church at 4501 Walnut, KCMO. They will be joined by Jim Humphrey a former Missouri prosecutor who will share why he opposes the death penalty.
The Minority Caucus of IBEW Local 124, the NAACP KCMO Chapter and more present the 3rd Skilled Trades Outreach Forum, Saturday May 10th, from 10 AM to 3 PM in the Southeast Community Center Gymnasium, 4201 E 63rd St, KCMO. There will be introductions, information and applications for building trades union apprenticeship programs and more. Applications are open to men and women 18 years or older. Veterans are encouraged to participate in the Helmets to Hardhats program.