The Canadian Press

2015-04-22 | Manitoba CFS Kids In Jail

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Manitoba's Family Services Minister says she was warned a while ago that kids in care were being kept in jail longer than necessary because of a shortage of appropriate foster-care spots.

Date: 2015-04-22
Placeline: WINNIPEG.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Kyrie Irving Ross's both the children's Advocate and Aboriginal leaders raised concerns with her in the past but how much time kids in the care of Child and Family Services are spending in jail but in an interview with the Canadian press Irving Roth says there's no quick fix to the problem she says the kids in police custody of complex needs and can't simply be released into any foster home when a child is ready to be released there needs to be a plan in place Manitoba's children's Advocates receive calls from judges who want to release use from police custody but can't because there's nowhere for them to go Gen 2 packs of the Canadian press Winnipeg >>