CYFD Headline Highlights: November 2014


Following are links to selected news media reports published this month regarding CYFD issues and events. Articles will be added as they are published throughout the month.



Judge Fernando Macias: Volunteer Advocates Help Children Through Court Process

By Judge Fernando Macias, guest column, Las Cruces Sun-News - Monday, Nov. 3, 2014
District judge praises largely unsung role that volunteer Court-Appointed Special Advocates play on behalf of children and their families.

Reader View: Early Childhood Home Visits Have Value

By Susan Herrera, Santa Fe New Mexican - Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014
Guest columnist seeks to clarify home visiting program and its importance to New Mexico children.

4 Las Cruces Families Finalize Adoptions

By Alexia Severson, Las Cruces Sun-News - Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014
National Adoption Day sees four local families come forward and open their homes and hearts to children in need of permanent, safe homes.

3 Children Adopted Friday in San Juan County, Day Before National Adoption Day

By Devin Neeley, KOB Eyewitness News 4 - Friday, Nov. 21, 2014
Three children previously in foster care will spend the holidays in permanent homes with their new adoptive parents.