Posts By: Gregg Pfister

Posted by & filed under Foster Care Reform, Safe Families, West Virginia.

House Bill 4237, introduced by Delegate John O'Neal, has finally reached the desk of Governor Earl Ray Tomblin and only needs his signature before becoming law. The bill provides legislative protection to the Safe Families For Children program. Safe Families is a private charity that has worked wonders for struggling families and their children in a handful of states, and...[ read more ]

Posted by & filed under Health Care Reform, Ohio, Volunteer Care.

There is some exciting news for low-income Ohioans: Representative Robert Sprague and Senator Peggy Lehner have each introduced a bill into the legislature that would bring Florida’s Volunteer Health Services (VHS) program to the Buckeye State. VHS is a great example of an innovative solution to the problem of access to quality health care; it utilizes existing medical resources to...[ read more ]