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By ashleyatfosterclub — Dec 28, 2017

We've added a new course - Introducing Your Home! The new course focuses on how to introduce a child to your home, reasons a youth may have a difficult time adjusting, and what supportive adults can do to help. Please feel free to share this with... Read more

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By Adam@fosterclub — Oct 25, 2017

We've added a new course - The Wounded Spirit: Grief in Foster Care! Learn about the unique challenges foster youth face through the grieving process and understand how grief and trauma can manifest in a young person's behavior while gaining tools... Read more

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PeerUp! Pilot Project

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By shannonsymonds — Sep 28, 2017

PeerUp! Creating youth-adult partnerships! 3 words were all I needed to hear to know PeerUp! is a success. We use many methods to measure programs. We call them evidence-based, best practice, but what does that really mean? 3 little words, "I choose... Read more

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By FosterClub — Apr 9, 2015

BY DAVID CRARY AP NATIONAL WRITER Not so long ago, if foster children in Florida wanted to spend the night at a friend's house, the parents hosting the sleepover faced a criminal background check. Taking the kids on an out-of-state vacation required... Read more

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By brownm — Oct 3, 2010

I was going to come on here and write about my new job and how life after the All-Star training and summer has been but after getting a call from my brother I have decided to change that for another day and another blog. I just found out that a guy... Read more

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By faithslater — Jun 30, 2010

Love this poem. Thought I would share. Reach for the Stars Reach for the Stars let your light shine through Make this World brighter for me and for you Reach for the Stars…limit not thy self Then turn about and Bless someone else, Reach for the... Read more

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By Julia — Jun 22, 2010

THANK YOU FOSTER CLUB FOR GIVING ME THIS STEPPING STONE YOU ARE GREAT, YOU HELPED ME TO DISCOVER AND EMBRACE OTHERS YOU HELPED ME TO ELEVATE MYSELF THE TEAM IS GREAT I MISS THIS BOND THAT ALL TOGETHER WE SHARED WE SHOULD HAVE A GET TOGETHER AGAIN!... Read more

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By kaylamvd — Jun 19, 2010

a re-occuring theme in some of the training we've had at foster club lately has included identity and additude. Which in fosterclub lingo translates to "game face" as far as us All-stars are concerned. For some of the children we may encounter... Read more

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By faithslater — Jun 14, 2010

So one day I was at home and just decided to start writing and this is what I came up with. It's not one of my best pieces of work but I thought that it would be nice if i shared a little something will you all. Hope you enjoy :-) More than what... Read more

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By kaylamvd — Jun 11, 2010

Today I took a walk on the beach. I notice how as I walked I was stepping on broken shards of shells. It is as if every time the tide comes and goes it deposits all its left overs. Its like the act of the waves coming and going is the ocean purging... Read more

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