Foster Care “Stigma” is Felt by Youth, Perpetuated by Professionals

“My teacher called me the ‘F’ word,” one former foster youth mumbled during a “Pain to Power” meeting held by the RightWay Foundation. Twelve transition-aged youth sat around a table that filled the room.  At

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Mira Zimet
About Mira Zimet 12 Articles
Mira Zimet is an award-winning educational and documentary filmmaker. She has been producing videos for almost twenty years. Recently, she launched The Storyboard Project to give foster youth transitioning into adulthood the opportunity to tell their story using a visual medium. You can learn more at http://thestoryboardproject.com. Follow her on twitter @SPBYourStory.