CYFD Headline Highlights: October 2015


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.


Domestic violence victim: "You're not alone"

By D'Val Westphal, Albuquerque Journal - Friday, Oct. 2, 2015
Albuquerque's DVRC assists more than 2,500 people, from all walks of life, each year.

JPO programs offer more than probation

By Randal Seyler, Silver City Sun-News - Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015
Grant County Juvenile Probation Office gives presentation on education efforts to county commissioners.

Training summit aims to tackle child abuse in New Mexico

By Katherine Mozzone, KRQE News 13 - Friday, Oct. 23, 2015
New Mexico Child Abuse Prevention Partnerships brings together health care professionals, teachers and others for seminar.

CYFD cabinet secretary, NM supreme court chief justice, NMJJAC gathered Thursday in Los Alamos

By Chris Clark, Los Alamos Daily Post - Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015
CYFD's Monique Jacobson among leaders discussing youth issues and resources at Los Alamos Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee meeting.

Teen survey: Give us credit, independence

By Chris Quintana, Santa Fe New Mexican - Monday, Oct. 26, 2015
CYFD Cabinet Secretary Monique Jacobson part of news conference offering a look at Santa Fe teen concerns.

New Mexico agency calls for shift in services for children

By Susan Montoya Bryan, Santa Fe New Mexican - Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015
CYFD looks to better service victims of child abuse and neglect with new wellness center in Albuquerque.

CYFD requests funding for child wellness center

By Lida Alikhani, - Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015
Department seeks $30 million for child wellness center to provide better setting for victims of child abuse and neglect.