We are the national network for young people in foster care.

I'M A

Young Person

or young adult who has experienced foster care. Check out what FosterClub's got for you.

I'M A

Supportive Adult

who parents, works with, or cares about young people. What's here for me?

What's new @FosterClub

The latest news about what our Lived Experience Leaders are doing, latest projects, and the child welfare landscape.

Displaying 621 - 630 of 885 blog posts.

i am feeling home sick today and miss my biological older sister and older brother a lot. i miss my parents who saved my life. i am greatful for all...

The key word of the past few days has been “permanence”. Hearing and discussing it over and over this week has really got me thinking. Permanence is something that means...

Independent living

When I was in foster care my perception of what permanency was completely different than it is today. I went into the foster care system at 14 so it was...

Tonight is my first blog and I have to say in the past 3 nights I've had alot on my mind. I have friends here in Oregon that I would...

so another day passes and i am still enjoying my selfwhile i am here. To day in trainning we talk about some pretty serious things.. One of the topics that...

I truelly cannot believe that it has been three days here in Seaside, OR. I was panicing after I found out I was chose, out of fear that I would...

I'm new at this blogging thing so excuse me if I don't do it right. However, I love to talk and will not stop unless told so blogging should be...

Well-being

A few months ago I received an email from Lupe at FosterClub letting me know that I had been chosen as a Missouri finalist to become a 2010 All-Star. At...

If you asked me one year ago where I would be today, I never would have told you that I would be interning for Foster Club. As we all know...

Young people who “age out” of foster care — or turn too old to receive foster care services — often face the challenges of adulthood without much support. uddenly, a...

Transition (aging out)
MEET LEx LEADER

Grace >


Lived Experience (LEx) Leadership is our magic sauce.


New on social:

We are built for youth, powered by youth, and changing life in foster care.


Info in Your State:

BECOME A YOUTH MEMBER

Bring your friends or make them here. It's that simple.


BECOME A FOSTERCLUB FRIEND

Help make foster care better for children & youth.