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Governor Markell Announces Efforts to Enhance Early Childhood Services

Date Posted:Friday, February 28th, 2014
Categories:  DSCYF News Office of Governor Markell

Having made early childhood services a priority of his administration, Governor Markell announced enhancements designed to help more early childhood programs receive high ratings and make it easier for kids from low-income families to get the best care.

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Governor Markell Issues Executive Order on Background Check System to Improve Child Protections

Date Posted:Monday, January 13th, 2014
Categories:  DSCYF News Office of Governor Markell

Governor Markell mandated a thorough review of Delaware laws and regulations that determine when background checks are necessary for individuals who work with children.

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DE Children’s Dept. Cuts Ribbon on Juvenile Multi-Purpose Education Facility

Date Posted:Thursday, December 12th, 2013
Categories:  DSCYF Office of Governor Markell

Governor Jack Markell, Secretary Jennifer Ranji of the Delaware Children’s Department, her staff, and nearly 70 other special guests braved the cold on Thursday, December 12th for a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the Department’s new Juvenile Multi-Purpose Education Facility. The nearly 14-thousand square foot state of the art building, which sits on the Agency’s administrative campus near Newport, will be the new educational home for youth who are committed to the Department’s Level IV Residential Cottages.

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Recipients of $2.1M in After School Prevention Funding Announced

Date Posted:Monday, November 25th, 2013
Categories:  DSCYF Office of Governor Markell Office of Lieutenant Governor Denn

Governor Jack Makell and Lt. Governor Matt Denn join DSCYF Secretary Jennifer Ranji to announce the recipients of $2.1M in after school and summer prevention funding.

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Online Anti-Bullying Training to Help LGBTQ Students

Date Posted:Friday, October 25th, 2013
Categories:  DSCYF

The Children’s Department’s Division of Prevention and Behavioral Health Services (PBHS) is making the Kognito Step In, Speak Up Anti Bullying Training available free to any educator in the State. The training will help them support LGBTQ youth.

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