Brianne Lyn Nagamine
Foster Youth-Led Council to Feds: Help Us Help Ourselves
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Congress should find more ways to financially support peer networks and advocacy led by current and former foster youth, said a group of young advocates at a briefing held at the U.S.
Foster Youth Gather in D.C. to Present Ideas on Healing from Trauma
When she entered the foster care system at age 13, Brianne Lyn Nagamine remembers feeling isolated and depressed. Back then, she dealt with the painful experiences of being abandoned by her mother and being separated from her siblings by drinking, even at school.