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Communications Coordinator

JOB NOTICE: Communications Coordinator Looking for a role where you can contribute to changing life in foster care for young people across the country? Consider joining the team at FosterClub, the national network for young people in foster care. FosterClub...

Apply to be a FosterClub All-Star Today!

Applications are now open for the 2020 All-Star Internship Program. Apply Now! In order to apply, youth must meet the following requirements. If you are unsure if you qualify, please email us at youngleaders@fosterclub.com or call at 503-717-1552. Have firsthand...
We're Hiring
We're Hiring!

Policy Specialist - 2 Positions Available

JOB NOTICE: Policy Specialist - 2 Positions Available Looking for a role where you can contribute to changing life in foster care for young people across the country? Consider joining the team at FosterClub, the national network for young people...

Youth Communications & Outreach Coordinator

JOB NOTICE: Youth Communications & Outreach Coordinator Looking for a role where you can contribute to changing life in foster care for young people across the country? Consider joining the team at FosterClub, the national network for young people in...

2020 All-Star Applications are live! Are you resume ready?

We've made some big changes to the All-Star Internship application this year. For the essay portion, you will have the opportunity to either submit a written or video response. We will also be requiring a resume to be submitted with...

FosterClub Host Learning Session On HHS New Rule - Watch the Webinar!

Watch this 30-min video which briefly discusses the proposed new rule at Health and Human Services (HHS). The new rule aims to take away protections provided to certain groups. We breakdown what those protections are. We will also talk about...

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changing life in foster care


We believe that children and youth deserve to be...


Connected

to a peer surpport network and to people in the community who care.

Educated

about their rights, how the foster care system works, self-advocacy strategies, and how to locate resources to help them succeed.

Inspired

and empowered through the stories of people who have succeeded after foster care.

Represented

by having their voices heard by policy makers, the public, and others who influence the system that profoundly impacts their lives. 


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Number of kids in foster care:


Reasons kids enter care:

61% Neglect


52% Parental drug abuse


14% Caretaker inability to cope


Youth that age out each year:


*Source: AFCARS #23. 2016. www.acf.hhs.gov/cb. Some numbers have been rounded.

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