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New Recommendations Released - Historic Opportunity for Reform in Child Welfare: Special Populations

By jaleesasuell — Sep 21, 2020 (pinned)

Today, the National Foster Care Youth & Alumni Policy Council released a new statement: A Historic Opportunity to Reform the Child Welfare System: Youth & Alumni Priorities on Special Populations with 6 priorities with consideration on how... Read more

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JOB NOTICE: Membership and Outreach Specialist

By Celeste — Sep 14, 2020 (pinned)

JOB NOTICE: Membership and Outreach Specialist Who We Are FosterClub’s mission is big: 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... Read more

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JOB NOTICE: Youth Publications & Communications Specialist

By Celeste — Sep 14, 2020 (pinned)

JOB NOTICE: Youth Publications & Communications Specialist Who We Are FosterClub’s mission is big: lead the efforts of young people in and from foster care to become connected, educated, inspired and represented so they can realize their... Read more

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JOB NOTICE: Resource Navigation Specialist

By Celeste — Sep 14, 2020 (pinned)

JOB NOTICE: Resource Navigation Specialist Who We Are FosterClub’s mission is big: 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... Read more

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Press Release: Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Help Young People from Foster Care Endure Effects of COVID-19 Crisis: the Supporting Foster Youth and Families through the Pandemic Act

By Celeste — Aug 7, 2020 (pinned)

Media Inquiries: Contact Angel Petite, Policy Manager 503-717-1552 PRESS RELEASE Aug 7, 2020, Washington, DC - A ray of hope for foster youth emerged today when, in a bipartisan effort, Chairman Danny Davis (D-IL) and Ranking Member Jackie Walorski... Read more

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SPEAK UP: Supporting Foster Youth & Families through the Pandemic Act

By APetite1 — Aug 6, 2020 (pinned)

Young people have been advocating through the #UpChafee campaign for COVID relief for older youth from foster care… we are so excited that much of what was asked for (and more!) has been incorporated into the Supporting Foster Youth and Families... Read more

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Oregon: Youth Like Me, Who Have Left Foster Care Without Family, Have What It Takes To Succeed, But We Can’t Do It Alone Especially Now

By jaleesasuell — Jul 9, 2020 (pinned)

I spent six years in foster care, and although difficult in many ways, that time during my youth gave me the resilience, passion and drive for the life I have now. I consider myself one of the foster care success stories. But, I can’t imagine if... Read more

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