Midwest Evaluation of the Adult Functioning of Former Foster Youth
Supporting Kin, Preparing Adults: Fostering Connections Act at 10
In the mid-2000s, it had already become clear in the field of child welfare that relatives should be a priority option when it comes to removing youth from their home. But most states lacked a robust option for supporting kin who could, with a little help, be the answer on permanency.
Obamacare, Fostering Connections Carry Potential to Lower Foster Teen Pregnancies
By Jeremy Loudenback For the many current and former foster youth without good access to family planning information, enrolling in the new health care plan may be the best medicine. The partisan bickering continues over the rollout and overall merits of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA).