Category Archives: FCS in the News

Woman Seen in Viral Child Abuse Video Arrested – WJZTV-13

Woman Slapping Child

A Baltimore County woman has been arrested after police say she was seen in a video beating two of her children in an attempt to get her husband’s attention. Rachel Marie Pietro, 26, has been charged with two counts of second-degree assault and second-degree child abuse. She is being held without bail.  

New Bel Air Photo Exhibit Shines Light on Those Who Are Sometimes Overlooked – The Aegis

The photographs in the “Portrait of Care” exhibit at the Liriodendron Gallery include one of Bernard Redd, 68, a client at the Children and Family Services Medical Adult Day Care Program at Harford Community College. (Photo Courtesy of Irna Jay) Every person has a story to tell; some have more opportunity to share theirs than […]

Baltimore Non-Profit Receives $2 Million Grant to Aid Crime Victims – WBAL-TV

FCS

A Baltimore-based nonprofit has been awarded a $2 million state grant to assist families impacted by crime in the area. Family and Children’s Services (FCS) received the grant, which will be distributed over two years, through the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention through the Victims of Crime Act.  

Adult Day Care Helps Keep Senior Citizens Active – The Baltimore Sun

Adult Day Care

Photos from a visit to the adult day care program at Harford Community College provided through Family and Children’s Services of Harford County. (MATT BUTTON | AEGIS STAFF / Baltimore Sun) Ninety-something-year-old Bill Herr typically needs two people to help him walk – with a walker, but he was cutting up a rug last week […]