- March 2019
- Vol. 20, No. 2
- Children's Bureau Express
This section of CBX provides a quick list of interesting resources, such as websites, videos, journals, funding or scholarship opportunities, or other materials that can be used in the field or with families.
- FosterClub Encourages Future Leaders Through Its Summer All-Star Internship Program
FosterClub hosts an annual All-Star internship program to encourage youth with child welfare experience to become peer leaders and advocates. The internship consists of a 6-week leadership...
- Short Film Features Rise for Youth
While the rate of incarcerated youth has fallen over the past decade, there are still over 48,000 youth residing in juvenile correctional facilities, and minorities are disproportionally...
- Internship Program Teaches Youth in Foster Care to Prepare Congressional Reports
The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute has an internship program for youth who have spent time in foster care. The Foster Youth Internship (FYI), which began in 2003, aims to raise the...
- Curriculum to Support Youth-Led Organizing
Foster Youth in Action (FYA) released a curriculum intended to support youth-led organizing, which is a key strategy in youth engagement. Youth-led organizing builds on community collaboration led...
- Modeling Youth and Family Engagement Through Capacity Building
Written by the Children's Bureau's Capacity Building Center for StatesOn behalf of the Children's Bureau, the Capacity Building Center for States (the Center) provides support to states and...