After months of treatment, including seven surgeries, and time in a foster care program, that dog, Trooper, is ready for a new home.
Currently only grandparents, aunts, uncles, adult siblings or cousins can get state-sponsored subsidies when they become the legal guardians of a child.
The cat, named Biscuit, weighed 37 pounds when he was taken to the St. Charles shelter.
Biscuit is morbidly obese and that is a concern for officials at the St. Charles Animal Control shelter.
Debbie Hill says it is best not to surprise someone with an animal on Christmas morning because it can be a chaotic time.
The new law allow more adoptees to get copies of their original birth certificates and possibly learn the names of their biological parents.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) Attorneys for Catholic Charities are asking an appellate court to stay a ruling that allows Illinois to stop working with the groups on adoptions and foster-care placements. An emergency motion filed Friday […]
The organization wants to sue Illinois over gay couple foster-care issue.
Illinois officials say they won’t renew foster care and adoption contracts with Catholic Charities.
Catholic Charities would not comply with the civil union acts, and therefore will lose state funding.