Delaware Public Media

Trenee Parker

Experts across the country have worried more cases of child abuse are going unreported during the pandemic, as stresses on families increase but reports of child abuse drop

 

State officials in Delaware have seen a similar reduction in reports.


Sarah Mueller

Gov. John Carney highlighted a new law Thursday requiring mothers to properly care for babies born exposed to drugs and alcohol.


Delaware Public Media

The Delaware Department of Services for Children, Youth and Their Families is struggling with staffing shortages and heavy caseloads.