The Continuing Need to Re-envision Foster Care in America
This November, foster care innovators from around the country will gather in Boston to highlight their stellar strategies for improving the lives of our nation’s children and youth living in foster care at the 8th annual Re-Envisioning Foster Care in America (REFCA) Conference.
Judy Cockerton: Transforming Foster Care in America, One Community at a Time
Judy Cockerton greets me with a big grin, arms open wide. Cockerton is the founder of the Treehouse Foundation, an organization seeking to impact child welfare practice and promote investment in the nation’s foster and adopted youth through the development of effective programs and practices.