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US: Twelve Child Welfare Policy Ideas from Former Foster Youth
Chronicle of Social Change – August 07, 2017
Every year, one of Youth Services Insider’s favorite assignments is poring over the policy recommendations of the 12 young people selected for the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a program operated by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute. Each participant interns for a member of Congress and produces one proposal on how to improve child welfare policy. This year’s collection, “Unlocking Potential,” did not disappoint.
Also: Flipping the Script on Foster Youth Advocacy Out West: https://chronicleofsocialchange.org/youth-voice/flipping-the-script-on-foster-youth-advocacy-out-west/27783