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How Foster Parents are Helping this Season

By emilyfish — Dec 13, 2018

Holidays should be filled with happiness and joy; that isn't always the case when you are in foster care... FosterClub offers information through our Holiday Guides as well as our online training course " Helping Foster Youth Through the Holidays... Read more

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States of Equality: Tristan in Nevada

By APetite1 — Dec 9, 2018

Tristan knows the power of sharing your story. As a young trans man, he spent nine months in the foster care system and faced many adverse experiences because of his identity. As a FosterClub Young Leader and a strong advocate for LGBTQ... Read more

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Outstanding Young Leaders - Nominations Open!
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Outstanding Young Leader Application is Live!

By Zae15 — Dec 7, 2018

This Opportunity is now closed. Thank you to all who applied and shared this opportunity! Our 2019 Outstanding Young Leaders will be announced early 2019! FosterClub wants to recognize current and former foster youth who deserve to be celebrated for... Read more

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States of Equality: Timothy in Tennessee

By Celeste — Dec 7, 2018

Timothy, a student and case worker in Knoxville Tennessee, is a FosterClub young leader and foster care alumni who shares his story to advocate for life-changing policies to support LGBTQ foster youth. Timothy bravely shared his story with our... Read more

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Ten Tips to Get Through the Holidays

By Celeste — Dec 6, 2018

A guide written for young people by young people! If you've experienced foster care, chances are the holidays can present some - umm, interesting - challenges. Check out FosterClub's ten tips designed to help you get through the rough patches... Read more

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12 Ideas for Supportive Adults to Help a Young Person Through the Holidays

By Celeste — Dec 6, 2018

. “The hardest thing was to sit around the Christmas tree in a room full of strangers and look at a package that says ‘To Sharde’ ‘From Foster Mom’.” FosterClub recognizes the struggle faced by many young people in foster care during the holidays... Read more

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Recording Available for Regional Webinars:  Using New Federal Funding Opportunities to Develop Effective Kinship Navigator Programs

By APetite1 — Nov 30, 2018

Regional Webinars Recording Available: Using New Federal Funding Opportunities to Develop Effective Kinship Navigator Programs Access the recording: www.grandfamilies.org/Resources/Kinship-Navigator-Programs Check out more resources on the Kinship... Read more