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Family is not always Biological

By BrandiRose — Aug 24, 2019

The most important thing in my life is my family. I spent over 2 years in care before being adopted two weeks before my 18th birthday. The whole time I was in care felt like a honeymoon. After the adoption, the relationship between my parents and I... Read more

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Comments from the National Foster Youth & Alumni Policy Council Addressing the Sex Trafficking of Children and Youth

By APetite1 — Aug 21, 2019

The National Advisory Committee on the Sex Trafficking of Children & Youth in the United States , established per the Preventing Sex Trafficking & Strengthening Families Act ( see Council comments on implementation of that law ), requested... Read more

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An Educated Warrior

By Stormy19 — Aug 15, 2019

An Educated Warrior In the middle of my 2019, I’m adorned in blue and white, standing in front of thousands of people staring straight at me. I take it all in with tears dotting my eyes and a smile as wide as you would have ever seen completing my... Read more

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The Glitch May Be Fixed, but Action is Still Needed NOW

By SMatthews37 — Jul 5, 2019

Signed into law in 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was a landmark piece of legislation in many ways. It helped millions of previously uninsured Americans gain access to insurance, and several of its provisions (such as the individual mandate)... Read more

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#HealthcareFFY Youth Outreach Webinar

By Brittney Carey — Jul 1, 2019

#HealthCareFFY Youth Outreach Webinar: Presented by The FosterClub and the 2019 All-Star Interns Join us for a webinar Register Now As part of the #HealthCareFFY campaign, FosterClub is pleased to invite you to a webinar hosted by the FosterClub All... Read more

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FosterClub Comments on Notice of Proposed RuleMaking to eliminate AFCARS data elements.

By Brittney Barros — Jun 28, 2019

The Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System (AFCARS) requires that states provide case-level data on all children in foster care. This important data system, which has not been updated since 1993, was to be revised as a result of... Read more

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Sunday is Father's Day - Make a donation in his honor with an eCard!

By emilyfish — Jun 10, 2019

Celebrate Father's Day with us and honor your father or the father-figure in your life by making a donation on his behalf. The process is easy and fast, and you'll have the option to pick out one of the eCards below to share with him! Make a... Read more