Financial Abuse Against Foster Youth

Financial abuse happens more often against foster youth than most know. Youth not given the option to manage their money; not being allowed to get a job; becoming targets of […]

Kinship Voices

With little notice or preparation, kinship caregivers step up to care for family or close friends. Hear what kinship parenting looks like from caregivers across the country and the resources […]

Cycle of Systems – Interrupted

Join Youth Voices Rising as we explore the connections between foster care and domestic violence. Our panelists will discuss how vulnerable foster youth can be exposed to violent partners after […]

Post-Adoption Support

What happens after the adoption decree is signed? Hear from adoptive families what resources they’ve found, what more they need and how they’re faring.

Redefining Holidays: How to Navigate Triggering Times

Youth Voices Rising will offer tips and advice to foster youth as the winter holidays approach, often stirring up difficult memories and feelings. Come learn some methods to find community […]

Positive Relationships with Social Workers and Caregivers

Join Youth Voices Rising as we explore best practices for social workers, foster youth and resource parents to cultivate positive relationships. Our panelists will discuss techniques social workers can use […]