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Outreach Manager

By Nora Karena — Sep 26, 2019 (pinned)

JOB NOTICE Position: Outreach Manager Reports to: Chief Operating Officer, Nora Karena Compensation: M-5; $45,000-50,000, DOQ; Exempt; Full-time; Generous Paid Time Off; Dental; Medical Start Date: ASAP Review: Six month probationary period;... Read more

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Spoiler Alert: Medicaid is Confusing!

By SMatthews37 — Aug 30, 2019 (pinned)

Hi, everyone! My name is Sara Matthews. I am a rising fourth-year at the University of Chicago majoring in Public Policy with a focus in health policy and human rights. Thanks to funding from UChicago’s Pozen Center for Human Rights, I have spent... Read more

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What Would Repealing the ACA Mean for FFY?

By SMatthews37 — Aug 27, 2019 (pinned)

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is once again under threat. Just this week, a panel of three judges in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans heard a case challenging the constitutionality of the law. The case, Texas v. United States , was... Read more

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Court upholds the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA)

By SMatthews37 — Aug 21, 2019 (pinned)

This month, the US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans handed down a major victory in the battle to protect the rights of Native American youth in foster care. The court struck down a previous decision by a lower court that had ruled the... Read more

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FosterClubber, Brittney Barros, Receives 2019 Disney's Heroes For Change Award!

By emilyfish — Jun 13, 2019 (pinned)

We are very excited and proud to share FosterClub Young Leader, Brittney Barros , is a recipient of Disney's 2019 Heroes For Change Award! This award is for young people who are making a difference in the world with charitable work. The award was... Read more

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FosterClub Young Leaders Attend 8th Annual Foster Youth Shadow Day in Washington D.C.

By emilyfish — Jun 10, 2019 (pinned)

Nearly 100 current and former foster youth shared their experiences with Members of Congress last week as the Congressional Caucus on Foster Youth and National Foster Youth Institute (NFYI) held their 8th Annual Foster Youth Shadow Day in Washington... Read more

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What is AFCARS Anyways?!

By emilyfish — Jun 10, 2019 (pinned)

ATTENTION CURRENT AND FORMER FOSTER YOUTH! We are approaching a Federal deadline of June 18th to submit comments to the Feds regarding what data should be collected in foster care. Learn about the national data collection system, The Adoption and... Read more