FosterClub is proud to support the All-In Campaign Youth Engagement Team, with generous support from Casey Family Programs. The All-In Youth Engagement Team is 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 Milner. 2020, Assistant Secretary of the Administration of Children and Families (ACF) Lynn Johnson launched the All-In Campaign with the goal of ensuring every child has a family to love and support them. Read more
Whether you are just curious about adoption or have always hoped to be adopted but don't know who to talk to, this is a great place to start. Sometimes kids in foster care do not want to be adopted and that is ok. But often not wanting to get adopted is rooted in underlying fears. It is hard to trust and open your heart to a complete stranger, especially after the people who were supposed to love and care for you unconditionally, fail to. If you feel this way, it is important that you talk about your fears. There may be a family out there for you, if you just take the risk and try. Take a look at some of the blogs below for some additional information or stories that might help you navigate through the adoption process.