Juan F.

  • Court monitor warns about lack of funding for DCF

    HARTFORD, Conn. – The state’s fiscal condition has led to increased caseloads that have overwhelmed social workers at the state’s child welfare agency, according to a court monitor’s report. “Insufficient staffing” has led to an “overwhelming workload issue” for social workers, Raymond Mancuso, who monitors the Department of Children and Families’ compliance with a federal…