McCandless Mother Denied Bail, On Suicide WatchThe McCandless mother of three who is charged with drowning and attempting to drown her two youngest sons was denied bail Thursday.
Public Welfare Dept. Investigating After Nun Is Scalded At Personal Care Home, DiesState authorities are now investigating after the death of an elderly nun who died from injuries after being burned by hot water at a Bellevue personal care home.
Daycare Center Owner Accused Of Leaving Child Alone In SUVThe owner of a Beaver County daycare is facing charges, accused of leaving a 6-month-old in her care alone in a parking lot.
'Ghost' Workers Charged In Welfare SchemeA woman who used to work for a company that contracted with the Department of Public Welfare to pay caregivers is among several charged in a counterfeit check cashing scheme involving "ghost" workers.
2 Top Administrators At Shuman Center FiredKDKA Investigators have confirmed that two top administrators at Allegheny County’s Shuman Juvenile Detention Center have been fired.
State Offering Resources For Parents Of Autistic ChildrenThe State Department of Public Welfare is trying to make it easier for parents whose children suffer from autism to get help.
DPW Case Manager Accused Of Offering Benefits For SexA state welfare worker is facing charges after allegedly offering benefits in exchange for sex.
LIHEAP Deadline ExtendedPennsylvania's low-income home energy assistance program, or LIHEAP, is being extended.
Department Of Public Welfare’s Adult Residential Licensing Program 2011 ReportThe Department of Public Welfare has released its 2011 report. Click here to read it.
Plum Boro Man To Lose Home To Pa. Dept. Of WelfareThere’s Ralph the dog and Gary – soon to be all that's left of the Kastner home in Plum. It's run down and beat up but it's the only home Gary Kastner knows.