Achieving Normalcy: These Programs Can Help.
Published: March-April 2019
Fostering Families Today
Vol. 19, No. 1 , p. 16-17, 59
Fostering Media Connections
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Los Angeles, CA 90014
This article describes how community organizations and child welfare agencies across the United States are developing programs and policies designed to support foster parents in their efforts to promote normalcy for youth in their care. Programs that help foster youth attend prom, engage in extracurricular and community activities, attend summer camp, and obtain their driver’s license are highlighted.
camps; foster children; foster adolescents; nonprofit organizations; recreational programs; financial assistance; independent living skills