Relentlessly Fighting for Permanency
Child Welfare Information Gateway National Foster Care Month: 2021
Federal Publication/Policy Instrument
Published: May 2021
Administration on Children, Youth and Families 3rd Floor 330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Shares the story of a family reunited after a decade in out of home care. An adoption worker tirelessly explored every permanency option available for a youth, and after multiple group care and adoptive placements, the father's parental rights were reinstated. This Real-Life Story was developed as part of National Foster Care Month 2021.
ADOPTION; PERMANENCY; PARENTAL RIGHTS; FAMILY REUNIFICATION; PROFESSIONALS ROLE; OUT OF HOME CARE; LIVED EXPERIENCE