Kids with Disabilities Deserve Adoptions with Loving Foster Families

9/12/2022

Kids with Disabilities Deserve More Adoptions with Loving Families

Kids, like myself, who are considered “hard to adopt” in the system often don't understand why no one wants them, writes Kiana Deane.

Finding Safety Through Roots

9/6/2022

Finding Safety Through Roots

It's important that young people of color in foster care find a safe space to learn about their cultural identity, writes Nelly Braxton.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

9/2/2022

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

Disparities in access to affordable housing are more prominent in underserved communities such as foster youth, writes Luisa Flores Urrutia.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

9/1/2022

Hollywood Evolution: Healing Trauma by Transforming Foster Representation

Often, those with foster care experience begin to believe the stereotypes they see in media, writes Joshua Elizondo.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

8/31/2022

Remember that Foster Youth are Human Beings

In addition to migrant youth, American foster youth have to fight for their rights every single day, writes Ricardo Ortega Martinez.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

8/30/2022

Invest Now in Foster Youth, or End Up Paying Later

There is enough money to financially support foster youth when they age out of the child welfare system, writes Jacqueline Robles.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

8/29/2022

California Law Should Protect Youth in Juvenile Justice Systems

California can make some extraordinary adjustments to the juvenile justice system to better serve our youth, writes Brittianna Robinson.

Former Foster Youth Lack Adequate Access to Affordable Housing

8/29/2022

Lessen the Requirements for Permanent Supportive Housing

By creating these requirements, we are demanding our homeless populations to prove that they are worthy of housing, writes Alex Furtado.

Protect Youth by Expanding Bill of Rights to Local Counties

8/25/2022

Protect Youth by Expanding their Bill of Rights to Include Local Counties

A bill of rights for youth in foster care and in prison can go a long way toward helping a person be their own advocate, writes Fabian Tolan.