8 Total Quotes

Gary Kleeblatt Quotes

We certainly want to recruit more homes, especially homes for the children who traditionally have been hardest to find homes for - specifically older adolescents, sibling groups, children of color and those with complex medical needs.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Children

But if you look at the overall system, including the quality of homes we have and the increased permanency and services in the home, we think we're making strides.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Quality

It is vital that foster parents can perform that role in a very vulnerable time in a child's life. Making sacrifices is something foster parents do every day and we are very grateful to them for their services to children.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Life

While we certainly have more work to do in the area of foster care and adoption, we already see a significant improvement in reducing the amount of time it takes to adopt a child in foster care.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Adoption

Under these circumstances where a judge sets bail it is because they have decided that a child either presents a serious risk to themselves or the public's safety.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Circumstances

The department wants to move to a different mode for these kinds of services. Because the governor set this direction, we thought it was the right time.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Direction

Child abuse and neglect is sometimes the result of a parent who reaches the end of their frustration and tolerance level. If we can give parents tools to deal with an infant who is particularly challenging with their crying, we will have taken an important step toward our prevention mandate.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Abuse

That is not shaken by the fact that there are going to be challenges.
Gary Kleeblatt
#Challenges