Child Welfare

New York Tries Informal Contracts to Encourage Foster Youth Connections With Adults

When Ta’nika first met Victoria Sweet, she had her doubts. “I hated her because I didn’t know her,” said the 19-year-old Bronx native. She was in foster care, and most foster care professionals don’t stay […]

Child Welfare

No Longer Preventing Prevention Services

This is the second of two stories written by FosterClub All-Star interns recounting their experiences discussing federal legislation with policymakers. Read the first story here. Earlier this month, FosterClub All-Stars, a group of foster youth advocates, were […]