➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: Fostering a better relationship between foster kids and the media
University Star – April 09, 2017
Foster children have been portrayed in movies and television shows as rogue, mysterious and badass. Often, these kids are branded heroes for disobeying the status quo and making their own rules as they go along. Not only does this paint a bad image for the community, but propagates a false narrative of what foster care is really like.