- February/March 2002
- Vol. 3, No. 2
The Winners: 100 Prize Winning Essays by Teens in Foster CareFoster Care Youth United. Youth Communication, New York, NY. 64 pp. $14.95. Paperback.
Foster Care Youth United has put together a collection of essays and essay excerpts that were written by youth currently in the child welfare system. Each was a prizewinner in the Child Welfare Fund 'Awards for Youth in Foster Care' contest. The essays focus on four main topics:
- What the public should know about young people in foster care
- Ideas for improving the system
- How they have helped others while in the system
- Advice they would have given themselves.
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