Memorable Youth Voice Moments of 2018
At The Imprint, we find it vital to make space in the media narrative for youth and young adults with lived experience in the foster care and juvenile justice systems. As it turns out, our readers like to hear from them just as much as we like to uplift their voices.
Questival 2018: Finding Freedom and Power on the Mountain
Growing up, I remember thinking about how free I would feel when I was no longer a foster kid. Looking back, I realize that was naive. There are numerous ways that the trauma continues to impact my life.
No More Missed Goodbyes: Promoting Greater Placement Stability for California Foster Youth
On February 12, 200 California Youth Connection (CYC) members, allies and community members gathered to celebrate 30 years of the organization’s youth-led advocacy in California, and to continue the fight with a new bill to prevent unnecessary placement changes for foster youth in the state.