Read our Spring 2020 Newsletter! Find out what we have been doing to help those in need during this public health emergency.
New suit challenges CFSA’s ongoing, illegal practice of “Kinship Diversion.”
DC KinCare Alliance Co-Founder and Executive Director Marla Spindel Receives Child Welfare League of America Champion for Children Award!
We are pleased to announce that Marla Spindel is one of the 100 CWLA Champions for Children!
See what we are hoping to accomplish for kinship families!
DC KinCare Alliance Files Federal Lawsuit Challenging DC’s Unlawful, Discriminatory Kinship Diversion Practices
WASHINGTON, D.C. – DC KinCare Alliance and the law firm Ropes & Gray LLP have filed a
federal lawsuit against the District of Columbia and the D.C. Child and Family Services Agency
(CFSA) for violating the rights of multiple Plaintiffs under D.C. and federal laws.
Elected caregiver relative to corporate board of directors
Established Community Board to empower caregiver relatives to lead advocacy efforts
In response to the Trump Administration’s immigration policies as well as recent ICE raids here in DC, we submitted a recommendation to Councilmember Brianne Nadeau to amend the DC