Grieving the Loss of Housing and My Mother While Navigating College as a Foster Youth
Walking in your truth will give you the motivation and determination to get your college degree, writes Esther Taylor.
Making my Dream of Attending College Possible
Now that I'm a grown-up who makes their own decisions, figuring out how to attend college is not easy at all, writes Sabrina Ortiz.
How the Student Loan Crisis Is Affecting Foster Youth
We need to remove the barrier of student loan debt for former foster youth who wish to pursue higher education, writes Sky Lea Ross.
There’s Hope After Financial Hardships & Academic Disqualification in College
The foster care system needs to support foster youth through financial hardships and academic success in college, writes Tasha Matthews.
Want to Help Foster Youth Pursue Higher Education? Then, Pay for It.
Youth in foster care don’t really have a lot of options when it comes to paying for higher education, writes Gichera Loman.
Food Insecurity Among Former Foster Youth in College
Students who experience food insecurity are learning to be unashamed in taking advantage of resources for sheer survival, writes Sky Lea Ross.
With College Life Came More Freedom and Less Guidance
Hats and hoodies became my daily vibration at college because I was literally struggling to make it through, writes Sade Bess.
There Needs to be More Support in Higher Education for People with Disabilities
As a person with a disability, I did not know what I needed because nobody had ever asked me before, writes Karen Banks.