Judges and other legal professionals are the cornerstone on which the dependency system is built.

They play a major role in securing safe, permanent homes for abused and neglected children, and must do so in a timely manner. Dependency court is different -- but no less important -- than any other form of court, and the resources collected here should assist judges with the decisions regarding dependency matters.

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A call to action from PA Supreme Court Justice Max Baer

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  1. Pennsylvania courts release video to help parents navigate the dependency process June 6, 2016 HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court today released a comprehensive video for...
  2. Pennsylvania's dependency system celebrates 10-year milestone May 31, 2016 HARRISBURG — Ten years ago, Pennsylvania’s State Children’s Roundtable (SRT) launched a...
  3. Infographic-PA children under dependency court supervision May 13, 2016 HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania court data shows that 18,339 children were under supervision of...
  4. Pennsylvania Courts Highlight "Normalcy" for Children in Foster Care January 11, 2016 HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Max Baer says a new educational video...

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