Setting an Equity-minded Policy Agenda for People who Experienced Foster Care
We need policies that address equity in housing and education for those who have experienced foster care, writes Kenyon Lee Whitman.
The Fight for Racial Equity in Child Welfare Continues
“All we really needed was some therapy. Foster care just made things worse.” These words from “Michelle,” an African-American woman discussing her experiences in foster care at a recent panel discussion, are a reminder of how our child welfare systems struggle to meet the needs of children and families.