Baby Elmo Program: Teen Dads Learn Parenting Skills

YOUTUBE VIDEO: Ohio juvenile detention offers dad program By: Dave Arnold, HIGHLAND HILLS, Ohio – Ashley Taylor traveled to Highland Hills on Cleveland’s east side to the Cuyahoga Hills Juvenile Correctional Facility with her daughter, McKensie, Thursday. Taylor, 21, was one many mothers, grandmothers and family members joining in on a program targeted […]

Posted Monday, June 17th, 2013

In Memoriam – YLC Mourns Passing of Thomas A. Welch

We would like to take a moment to say goodbye to our dear friend and former Board President Thomas A. Welch, who passed away this May after losing a month-long battle with Leukemia.  Tom served as Board President from 1990 to 2003 and was a Board Member for over 20 years.  He was a fierce […]

Posted Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

YLC to Pilot Visitation Project with Univ. of Delaware

The Youth Law Center has received Federal Title IV-B grant funding to pilot the program, Attachment Biobehavioral Catchup for Visitation, (ABC-V) for short, in Reno for the next two years.   The program will  train foster parents to coach and support birth parents during reunification visits using material developed from the Attachment Biobehavioral Catchup developed by […]

Posted Friday, June 7th, 2013

The Baby Elmo Program Is Toddling Along

The Baby Elmo Program has undergone significant expansion within the past few months.  Ventura and Los Angeles Counties will start to implement the Baby Elmo Program in their juvenile halls this coming summer.    Connecticut and Ohio will also be adopting Baby Elmo as one of their own, both sites will have the program up and […]

Posted Friday, June 7th, 2013