East Hawaii in the midst of a child welfare crisis
By Rob Perez email@example.com
March 11, 2018
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Melissa Mayo, 18, just aged out of the foster care system in Hilo. She says she had wonderful CWS social workers, but they were so overworked, responsible for so many kids in the system, that they had to cut corners in doing the required paperwork for their jobs.