Indigenous foster youth
From Pain to Politicking
In part three of the series Born of History, Andres “Dre” Thornock embarks on a political path that leads them back to the Tulalip reservation.
Reconnection and Reconciliation, Seeking a Way Back
In part two of the series Born of History: A Tulalip Youth’s Journey to Indigenize Child Welfare, Andres “Dre” Thornock leaves tribal land.
Born of History
Part one in the three-part series Born of History, about one youth’s journey through a tribal foster care system and into a life of advocacy.
Northern California Tribe Alleges California Unfairly Denied Extended Foster Care Benefits to its Youth
A new lawsuit accuses a Northern California county of unfairly denying Native American youth access to extended foster care benefits.