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December 20, 2018

The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA)

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Parents who have Native American heritage often have questions about the Indian Child Welfare Act and how it applies to their cases. The Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) is a federal law that protects children with Native American heritage from being separated from their culture and history.



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December 15, 2017

West Virginia Fund for Law in the Public Interest Grant for Resources for Child Caregivers

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West Virginia ranks 4th in the nation for the number of children who are raised by grandparents or other relatives – about 40,000 children under the age of 18. These grandparents and other kinship caregivers face a series of legal, financial, and personal challenges.



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