Arizona Schools. Children in foster care must go to school in person, says DCS

While parents, teachers and public officials debate whether it’s safe to send kids back to the classroom, one group is guaranteed to be on site when schools reopen: foster children. The Arizona Department of Child Safety has advised foster parents and relatives who care for kids in DCS custody that the children should attend school […]

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Cortese: Support our foster youth in a post-coronavirus world

Transitioning out of foster care. Supporting foster youth in a post-coronavirus world

For young adults, ages 21 to 24, who are transitioning out of foster care, the most basic luxuries and necessities will feel even more out of reach in a post-pandemic world. This is why Santa Clara County [California] needs a basic income program for transition-aged foster care youth. It is a first step toward giving […]

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