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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Summary and Highlights of the Program Instruction

By dominiquefreeman — Mar 18, 2021 (pinned)

The Children’s Bureau issued the Program Instruction for the Supporting Foster Youth and Families Act Program Instruction on March 9th. This document is crucial to the effective and quick implementation of the older youth provisions of the law. On... Read more

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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Using Chafee Funds to Support Driving

By dominiquefreeman — Mar 10, 2021 (pinned)

On March 10th, 2021 FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center, with Embrace Families provided an overview of their Keys to Independence Program, which currently provides funds to help young people in care obtain a driver’s license, cover the cost of... Read more

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All-Star Internship Application Extended! Apply by Mar 15!

By Celeste — Mar 5, 2021 (pinned)

Are you a young leader with foster care experience, between the ages of 18-24? Check out the All-Star Internship program - which will be held virtually this summer. Build great skills, help change the foster care system, find new friends, network... Read more

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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Advocacy from the States

By dominiquefreeman — Mar 3, 2021 (pinned)

On March 3rd, 2021 FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center, with California Youth Connection, John Burton Advocates for Youth, ACTION Ohio, and Ohio Youth Advisory Board hosted a webinar for advocates on how to ensure that implementation of the Older... Read more

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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Providing Direct Financial Assistance to Young People: New Jersey’s Experience

By dominiquefreeman — Feb 24, 2021 (pinned)

On February 24th, 2021 FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center, with New Jersey’s Department of Children and Families (DCF) hosted a webinar for advocates on providing direct financial assistance and the lessons learned while using CARES Act funds in... Read more

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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Extended Foster Care Services

By dominiquefreeman — Feb 18, 2021 (pinned)

On February 17th, 2021 FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center, with special guests Youth Law Center and Children's Law Center of California, hosted a webinar for advocates on re-entry and moratorium provision in the Consolidated Appropriations Act that... Read more

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Webinar: Older Youth Pandemic Relief: Getting Emergency Funds Directly to Young People

By dominiquefreeman — Feb 4, 2021 (pinned)

On February 3rd, 2021, FosterClub and Juvenile Law Center were joined by representatives from Think of Us, Together We Rise, and Youth Villages in hosting their second webinar for advocates that included the following: Overview of logistics and... Read more

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