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Kansas Newspaper Clippings - Social Services

2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback proposes closure of KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/14/2011

Scott Rothschild
Corkins to lead legal department at SRS
Lawrence Journal World, 01/20/2011

Phil Anderson
Homeless to be counted
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/22/2011

Karrey Britt
Budget cuts could take toll on hospitals
Lawrence Journal World, 01/23/2011

Siedlecki's defeat in Florida to be Kansas' gain?
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/24/2011

KNI 'top flight,' but still ticketed for rough ride
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/24/2011

Phil Anderson
Count of homeless anticipates increase
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/27/2011

Letter: Not KNI again
Topeka Capital Journal, 01/27/2011

Glen Yancey
Mental illness stigma
Kansas City Star, 01/30/2011

Tim Carpenter
Topeka doctor questions KNI closure plan
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/03/2011

Senator and seniors seeking expansion of grandparents rights
Wichita Eagle, 02/08/2011

Tim Carpenter
House panel votes Tuesday on KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/08/2011

Todd Fertig
Mental health aid for seniors unlikely
Wichita Eagle, 02/09/2011

Tim Carpenter
House panel votes Tuesday on KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/09/2011

Jan Biles
House committee approves closure of KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/09/2011

Phil Anderson
Sides differ on effect of KNI closure
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/11/2011

Marcus Bassett
Letter: Exceptional staff at KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/12/2011

Editorial: KNI must remain open
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/13/2011

Associated Press
Homeless shelter move blocked
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/15/2011

Jan Biles
Residential care tiring and costly
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/20/2011

Phil Anderson
Services offered for developmentally disabled
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/21/2011

Vada Drayer
Moral issue
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/22/2011

Don Davis
Letter: Leave KNI alone
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/22/2011

Chad Lawhorn
Lawrence City Commission candidates discuss scope of social service funding
Lawrence Journal World, 02/22/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
Committee calls for KNI audit
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/23/2011

Lisa Hansford
Letter: Voice for KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/23/2011

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Legislature levelheaded [editorial]
Topeka Capital Journal, 02/27/2011

Associated Press
Mental health advocates to gather
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/02/2011

Tim Carpenter
Senate panel opposes KNI closure
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/03/2011

Glenda Bower
Letter: Personal experience
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/03/2011

Ric Anderson
Ric Anderson: The lobbying cops
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/05/2011

The News Staff
Hospice, home care services expanding
Hutchinson News, 03/06/2011

Ira Stamm
Letter: Tertiary care needed
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/07/2011

Ann Marie Bush
Officials meet with clergy on KNI closure
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/08/2011

J-W Editorial
Funding shift
Lawrence Journal World, 03/09/2011

Todd Fertig
Developmentally disabled Kansans meet with legislators
Wichita Eagle, 03/09/2011

Joe Lambe
State budget cuts worry advocates who deal with mental illnesses
Kansas City Star, 03/09/2011

L. Ray McKamy
Letter: Who's dishonest?
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/10/2011

Karrey Britt
Kansas ranks seventh for its budget cuts to mental health programs
Lawrence Journal World, 03/10/2011

Associated Press
Ex-worker: Kan. policies help illegal immigrants
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/10/2011

Jim Swim, Sr.
Letter: Don't close KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/10/2011

Phil Anderson
Four share stories on value of centers
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/10/2011

Associated Press
Brownback seeks Medicaid waiver
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/11/2011

Joe Lambe
Cuts at KCK mental hospital will send more people to jail
Kansas City Star, 03/13/2011

The Capital-Journal
TARC names new director
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/21/2011

Tim Carpenter
Hensley: SRS secretary 'unqualified'
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/24/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
KNI funding not settled
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/27/2011

Associated Press
Legislators predict SRS chief confirmation
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/28/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback's pick for SRS chief touts faith-based options
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/28/2011

Editorial: People have spoken on KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/28/2011

John Hanna
GOP Kansas senators predict approval for SRS Secretary Rob Siedlecki
Lawrence Journal World, 03/28/2011

Associated Press
SRS explores option of privatizing KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/29/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
Senate confirms SRS secretary
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/30/2011

Tim Carpenter
House forms panel to study KNI closure
Topeka Capital Journal, 03/31/2011

Scott Rothschild
Gov. Brownback, SRS secretary discussing marriage initiatives
Lawrence Journal World, 04/07/2011

Scott Rothschild
Budget discussions threaten future of Kansas Neurological Institute
Lawrence Journal World, 04/17/2011

Scott Rothschild
Kansas House committee rejects proposal to assist those who cannot afford funeral services
Lawrence Journal World, 04/18/2011

Mary Clare Jalonick
Republican budget includes overhaul of food stamps
Wichita Eagle, 04/18/2011

Scott Rothschild
SRS considering steep cuts in services to Kansans
Lawrence Journal World, 04/19/2011

Fredrick J. Johnson
Forum a display of support for KNI
Topeka Capital Journal, 04/25/2011

Margaret Masilionis
Letter: KNI event unforgettable
Topeka Capital Journal, 04/27/2011

Chad Lawhorn
Homeless rate up, especially among women
Lawrence Journal World, 04/30/2011

Phil Anderson
People line up for utility help
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/06/2011

Christina Lueth
Letter: Not a piggy bank
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/11/2011

Karrey Britt
Proposals to cut Medicaid would be 'devastating' for senators, disabled
Lawrence Journal World, 05/12/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS solicits budget-cutting ideas
Kansas Health Institute, 05/26/2011

Ann Marie Bush
County responsible for unclaimed bodies
Topeka Capital Journal, 05/30/2011

Associated Press
Number of unclaimed bodies increases since 2010 budget cuts to Kansas program
Lawrence Journal World, 05/31/2011

Scott Rothschild
Gov. Sam Brownback seeks private involvement in SRS
Lawrence Journal World, 05/31/2011

Dave Ranney
Changes underway at SRS
Kansas Health Institute, 06/06/2011

Dave Ranney
Governor wants marriage-friendly social policies
Kansas Health Institute, 06/08/2011

Dave Ranney
Kansas healthy marriage advocates watching other states
Kansas Health Institute, 06/09/2011

Tim Carpener
Kansas Medicaid reform event set for Topeka
Topeka Capital Journal, 06/13/2011

Aleese Kopf
Human Service Summit addresses poverty in Johnson County
Kansas City Star, 06/14/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS advisory group discusses drop in child psychiatric admissions
Kansas Health Institute, 06/16/2011

Dave Ranney
Concerns follow independent living center's closing
Kansas Health Institute, 06/21/2011

Tim Carpenter
Book marks homeless advocate's death
Topeka Capital Journal, 06/26/2011

Associated Press
SRS to close nine Kansas service centers
Topeka Capital Journal, 07/01/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS fires state hospital superintendents
Kansas Health Institute, 07/01/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS trying to recover more than $700,000 from CILSWK; police investigating
Dodge City Daily Globe, 07/01/2011

Eric Swanson
Social and Rehabilitation Services to keep Dodge, Garden offices open
Dodge City Daily Globe, 07/01/2011

Karrey Britt
Lawrence legislators organizing public forum on closure of SRS office, seeking answers
Lawrence Journal World, 07/05/2011

J-W Editorial
Please explain
Lawrence Journal World, 07/06/2011

Scott Rothschild
Statehouse Live: Brownback defends closure of Lawrence SRS office; local lawmaker says decision wasn't data driven
Lawrence Journal World, 07/06/2011

Mike Shields
Foster care audit released
Kansas Health Institute, 07/07/2011

Mike Hendricks
Why would at-risk teens need to know about condoms?
Kansas City Star, 07/07/2011

Scott Rothschild
About 150 attend meeting on SRS closure
Lawrence Journal World, 07/09/2011

Scott Rothschild
More than 600 gather at public forum to vent frustration with closing of Lawrence SRS office
Lawrence Journal World, 07/12/2011

Scott Rothschild
Kansas SRS secretary pledges to keep eye on fraud
Lawrence Journal World, 07/12/2011

Scott Rothschild
Agencies to talk on Saturday about how to handle departure of SRS workers from Lawrence
Lawrence Journal World, 07/20/2011

Jim McLean
Conference crowd interested in faith-based initiatives
Kansas Health Institute, 07/22/2011

Dave Ranney
Feds soon to cite several states for failure to serve the disabled
Kansas Health Institute, 07/22/2011

Chris Hong
Forum explores responses to loss of city's SRS office
Lawrence Journal World, 07/23/2011

Mike Duxler
Strong families important
Kansas Health Institute, 07/25/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS will ask judge to slow referrals to state mental hospitals
Kansas Health Institute, 07/28/2011

Dave Ranney
SRS drops support for training program
Kansas Health Institute, 08/02/2011

The Capital-Journal Editorial Board
Editorial: SRS issue affects city
Topeka Capital Journal, 08/09/2011

Dave Ranney
Lack of services for disabled could trigger lawsuit
Kansas Health Institute, 08/11/2011

Brad Cooper
Kansas seeks federal grant for program to promote marriage
Kansas City Star, 08/15/2011

Brent D. Wistrom
SRS chief plans statewide discussions on child welfare
Wichita Eagle, 08/16/2011

Dave Ranney
Kansas drops in KIDS COUNT ranking
Kansas Health Institute, 08/17/2011

Mary Clarkin
Kansas not alone in pro-marriage funding effort
Hutchinson News, 08/22/2011

Dawn Bormann
Program lets Kansas parents catch up on child support without reprisals
Kansas City Star, 08/23/2011

Mark Reagan
Loss of funds from FEMA program hits area agencies
Dodge City Daily Globe, 08/30/2011

Scott Rothschild
Kansas mental health group concerned about state funding
Lawrence Journal World, 09/06/2011

Mary Clarkin
Emler cautions services for disabled
Hutchinson News, 09/08/2011

Dawne Leiker
Grassroots group plans issues-based rally Friday at state Capitol
Hays Daily News, 09/13/2011

Tim Carpenter
Brownback opponents rally at Statehouse
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/16/2011

Dave Ranney
Decision to return federal grant prompts protest petition
Kansas Health Institute, 09/16/2011

KHI News Service
Child support amnesty day nets almost $18,000
Kansas Health Institute, 09/21/2011

Associated Press
Audit looks at barriers to Kansas marriages
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/27/2011

John Milburn
Legislators query conduct of marriage incentive audit
Topeka Capital Journal, 09/27/2011

Mike Shields
Conservatives fault audit on marriage disincentives
Kansas Health Institute, 09/27/2011

John Milburn
Audit of marriage incentive disputed
Lawrence Journal World, 09/28/2011

Phil Cauthon
Group working to reduce infant mortality in Kansas faces deep budget cuts
Kansas Health Institute, 09/30/2011

Brad Cooper
Kansas program to promote marriage denied federal grant
Kansas City Star, 10/17/2011

KHI News Service
Brownback administration sets town hall meetings to discuss childhood poverty
Kansas Health Institute, 10/18/2011

Fred Mann
Youthville to lay off 79 employees, close two facilities in Newton
Wichita Eagle, 10/24/2011

Tim Carpenter
SRS chief tackles huge selling job
Topeka Capital Journal, 10/29/2011

Dave Ranney
Kansas sees drop in treatment beds for severely disturbed children
Kansas Health Institute, 10/31/2011

Mara Rose Williams
Poverty tightens its grip in America's cities, new numbers show
Kansas City Star, 11/02/2011

Tim Carpenter
SRS offers $300,000 to spur adoption
Topeka Capital Journal, 11/07/2011

KHI News Service
Speakers announced for childhood poverty forums
Kansas Health Institute, 11/10/2011