The Door in the Labyrinth: Forgive Yourself
Those who have experienced foster care have experienced traumatic events which may affect us short-term, long-term or permanently. Sometimes we believe that somehow we ourselves are responsible for such events. Sometimes we just do not know what to think, and the process of grief overcomes us, resulting in anxiety, depression and the development of new habits which may cause more harm than good.
Education Breakthrough from a Foster Care Alum: Loan Forgiveness Program for Foster Youth
I have dedicated my career to serving foster youth who need access to support and resources so they can become self-sufficient and successful in their futures. I have noticed that my strong point is addressing foster youth in terms of education.
Educational Stability for Foster Youth
One of the most difficult processes a foster youth can go through is changing placements and schools. When I was transitioning from seventh to eighth grade, it was extremely difficult to finish middle school due to several classes not being counted from the previous school I attended.