Help ProPublica and NBC News Investigate Termination of Parental Rights in the Child Welfare System

Journalists at ProPublica and NBC News would like to connect with people whose parental rights have been terminated in the past decade.

We have received an outpouring of responses, and at this time we are only looking for people with cases in Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

We want to understand how your case was handled by your state’s child welfare agency and courts, and what types of services you were provided to help reunite your family.

We know this can be difficult to talk about, and we appreciate you sharing your experience. Filling out our short questionnaire will help us do more reporting that matters to your community.

Read more here.