Our Mission


FosterClub's mission is to lead the efforts of young people in and from foster care to become connected, educated, inspired and represented
so they can realize their personal potential and contribute to a better life for their peers.



 

Meet our Young Leaders

These people are the current and future leaders inside and out of childwelfare. They bring a wealth of experience and perspective that informs everything that is done at FosterClub. 

 

Our crew

These are the people that make FosterClub great! They work tirelessly to improve outcomes for young people in the foster care system. To meet our board click here.

 

History

This is where it all started. One person cared enough for young people to start making real change for every young person that experienced foster care.

 

Partners

We work with an awesome group of organizations who help us on our mission to re-invent foster care.

Check out our blog

Learn the latest from the experts, whether it is our staff or straight from the mouths of youth that
have experienced foster care, there is always something new to learn.


Join our team


We are a fun group of foster care enthusiasts. We work hard and play harder. See if there is a position available that would be right for you.

Announcements


8 Tips for Getting through the Holidays

Let's face it, the holidays can be tough for young people in foster care, and this year perhaps more so than ever. Young people in foster care may feel lonely because they are separated from family or friends, or anxious...

FosterClub Submits Amicus Brief in Fulton v. Philadelphia

FosterClub filed an Amicus brief in the Fulton vs. Philadelphia case that is being heard by the Supreme Court today. A bit of background: 'Amicus curiae' means 'friend of the court,' and an Amicus brief is filed in a court...

How Illinois DCFS And ILP Are Helping Young People During The COVID-19 Crisis

Independent Living Programs (ILPs) across the country are responding to increased requests for assistance from young people from foster care, according to a recent poll by FosterClub . In normal times ILPs help young people from foster care navigate the...