The Policies That Push New York Foster Youth Toward Incarceration

1/24/2023

The Policies That Push New York Foster Youth Towards Incarceration

If policies were different in New York, foster youth wouldn’t be pipelined through the justice system, writes Niasia Kincy.

Foster Youth Activism Saves Lives

1/24/2023

Foster Youth Activism Saves Lives

The impact that devastating events can have on people shows us, foster youth, that our collective needs to step up, writes Rylan Beal.

Educational Support For People in Foster Care, Especially Those With a Disability

1/12/2023

Educational Support For People in Foster Care, Especially Those With a Disability

There are fosters and people with disabilities who don't know the rights they have inside the education system, writes Nia Dyer.

The Policies That Push New York Foster Youth Toward Incarceration

1/9/2023

How Foster Youth Can Secure Their Future

Seeking help from a higher system is always an option for current and former foster youth, writes Niasia Kincy.

A Positive Experience in New York's Foster Care System

1/5/2023

A Positive Experience in DC’s Foster Care System

Coming into foster care can change some children's lives in good and supportive ways, writes Ashanti Paylor.

Drowning and Forgotten: Former Foster Youth with Disabilities

1/3/2023

Drowning and Forgotten: Former Foster Youth with Disabilities

Disability rights movements need to include the additional barriers that foster youth with disabilities face, writes April Barcus.

12/28/2022

The Best of Youth Voices Rising, 2022

A collection of some of the many powerful Youth Voices Rising pieces featured in The Imprint during 2022

The Little Girl Behind A Locked Door

12/22/2022

The Little Girl Behind A Locked Door

They forcefully locked me outside the apartment. Sleeping on the balcony was a way out of being in my foster home, writes Amal Amoora.

“On the Road” with The Storyboard Project: Addison

12/22/2022

“On the Road” with The Storyboard Project: Addison

Mira Zimet traveled the country interviewing youth who have experienced foster care for the third season of The Storyboard Project.