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Op-ed: How can social services lose 18,000 children - and not look for them?

This is the question Gen Justice Founder Darcy Olsen asks in her latest op-ed. Read More

Press Release: Generation Justice receives $200,000 charitable gift from the Amy and Phil Mickelson Foundation

Phil Mickelson, after winning β€œThe Match,” the winner-take-all Las Vegas golf match against Tiger Woods, celebrated in the true spirit of the holiday season. The Phil and Amy Mickelson Foundation donated $200,000 to Generation Justice to help abandoned and abused children. Read More

Issue Brief: Child Safety Law

Arizona Foster Care Safety Bill Protects Drug-Exposed Infants and the Best Interests of Children. Read More

Up and Comer Leader of the Year

After leading the Goldwater Institute for 15 years, Darcy Olsen founded Generation Justice in 2017 to focus on abandoned, abused and trafficked children. Already, Generation Justice has proven to be quite adept at navigating the complicated waters of policymaking to get things done. Read More

Press Release: Governor Ducey To Host Ceremonial Signing For Bill Protecting Babies Born Exposed To Drugs

August 20, 2018 MEDIA ADVISORY: Governor Ducey To Host Ceremonial Signing For Bill Protecting Babies Born Exposed To Drugs PHOENIX β€” Governor Doug Ducey tomorrow will join adoptive and foster care families for a ceremonial bill signing of SB 1473, a bill requiring Arizona courts to move faster in providing permanent homes for infants exposed to drugs or illegal substances. Read More

Article: Fast-Tracking Placement Of Vulnerable Children In Loving Homes

Most recently, during the 2018 legislative session Governor Ducey signed SB 1473, requiring our courts move faster to place infants exposed to drug or illegal substances in permanent homes. Read More

Article: What Must We Do about Foster Care?

May is National Foster Care Month. These types of things tend to come and go, but, especially given the unsustainability of the foster-care system due to the opioid crisis, it urgently deserves attention. How can we make a National Foster Care Month matter? What should we be making a priority? Who should be making it a priority? Read More

Op-ed: America’s Flood of Opioid Orphans

Article originally posted in the National Review by Darcy Olsen on May 10, 2018 at 6:30 am. Read More

Press Release: Governor Ducey Signs Foster Care Safety Bill for Smallest Victims of the Opioid Crisis

SB 1473, a bill championed by Senator Nancy Barto (R – LD 15), passed the Arizona Legislature almost unanimously and was signed by Governor Ducey today. Read More

Op-ed: Darcy Olsen: Don't let vulnerable children linger in foster care

Originally written and posted by Darcy Olsen special to the Arizona Daily Star on Mar 18, 2018. Read More

Article: Darcy Olsen: A new generation of justice for foster kids.

Article originally posted in the Arizona Capitol Times by Katie Campbell on March 12, 2018, 4:20 am. Read More

Op-ed: Bill will ‘rocket’ foster children toward family life.

Article originally posted in the Arizona Capitol Times by Darcy Olsen on March 1, 2018, 10:00 am. Read More