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Editorial: Supporting Children, Not Playing Politics

Between January 1st and August 31st of this year, over 34,400 unaccompanied immigrant children have been placed with families in the United States, including 161 children in Hillsborough County. The 13th Judicial Circuit Community Alliance, which includes Eckerd Community Alternatives and other child welfare organizations, recently launched an initiative to connect these immigrant children and their caregivers with a variety of support services. Read the full article by the Tampa Bay Times here: http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-supporting-children-not-playing-politics/2205601