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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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Webinar: Overview of Older Youth Provisions in Consolidated Appropriations Act

By APetite1 — Jan 14, 2021 (pinned)

The Supporting Foster Youth and Families through the Pandemic Act (H.R. 7947) became law as part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act on December 27, 2020 (PL 116-260). This law should bring significant emergency relief to young people in and from... Read more

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Statement Regarding Jan. 6 Capitol Insurrection

By Celeste — Jan 11, 2021 (pinned)

Dear FosterClub Community, I think most of us had hoped for a better start to 2021 than what we witnessed happening in our nation’s Capitol last week. We at FosterClub condemn the January 6th attack in Washington DC in the strongest terms. As... Read more

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Press Release: #EmergencyCovidRelief offers ray of hope for #FosterYouth; new poll suggests resources can’t come soon enough

By APetite1 — Dec 23, 2020 (pinned)

Media Inquiries: Contact Angel Petite, Policy Manager policy@fosterclub.com ; 503-717-1552 PRESS RELEASE #EmergencyCovidRelief offers ray of hope for #FosterYouth; new poll suggests resources can’t come soon enough December 23, 2020 Washington, D.C... Read more

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Poll Results: Checking in on Young People from Foster Care as COVID-19 Continues

By APetite1 — Dec 22, 2020 (pinned)

SUMMARY Since the beginning of the pandemic, FosterClub has conducted several polls to monitor how the pandemic is affecting young people in and from foster care. FosterClub conducted a poll in late March ( results here ) and an additional poll in... Read more

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The All-In Campaign: Every Child with a Forever Family!

By Celeste — Dec 17, 2020 (pinned)

Introducing the All-In campaign and the Youth Engagement Team - made up of 11 young people with lived experience in foster care, supported by Joshua Christian Oswald, who served as the Youth Engagement Coordinator under Associate Commissioner Jerry... Read more

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